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- The Literary Business. Cowley, Malcolm // New Republic;7/3/29, Vol. 59 Issue 761, p172
Focuses on the profession of publishing as a literary business in the United States. Methods adopted by the publishers for business growth; Issues related to the price of the books, production cost, and profit to the booksellers or publishers; Description on the economic conditions that produced...
- Publishers Struggle With Flat Market. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;8/10/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 32, p4
The article focuses on the challenges faced by American publishers due to its flat market in the U.S. Discussion of the effort of the industry to continuously find big hits to bring back sales otherwise they will suffer a decline in performances is provided. The factors that contribute the flat...
- Even the Sky's Not the Limit. Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;11/6/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 44, p4
The article observes that U.S. publishers are overspending on books. While publishers in the country are complaining that business is quiet or dead, they are quietly bidding on and buying copyrights for bigger books. There have been a handful of major deals, including the $1 million acquisition...
- College Textbook Affordability Initiatives Proliferate as Textbook Sales Grow. // Educational Marketer;5/12/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p6
The article reports on the implications of the enactment of textbook affordability laws in the U.S. It cites that Arizona is an example with bill signed into law that requires publishers to offer instructors information on textbook pricing and content revisions. However, there is a growing...
- AAP sales report. // Publishers Weekly;9/21/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 38, p11
Presents a chart and three graphs describing book sales for July, 1998, according to the American Association of Publishers (AAP). Twelve categories of book sales.
- The Impact of Networks on the Market Size of Japanese Book Publishing. Asai, Sumiko // Publishing Research Quarterly;Dec2015, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p275
The Japanese book publishing market has tended to shrink recently. The present study investigates the timing of structural change using time-trend analysis to test whether online networking has caused the shrinkage of the print book market. The results show that a structural break occurred in...
- PRICE BY THE NUMBERS. // Publishers Weekly;8/1/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 30, p9
Presents the prices of several books published from 1995 to 2005.
- Korea: The Right Place for Rights Trade? Sonne-Nijhoff, Joost // Publishing Research Quarterly;Summer2005, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p61
This article discusses the decline of the Korean book market. The slowing growth of the Korean book market has to be seen in the light of the excellent years in 1990s. The total number of copies of new book titles in 2003 decreased by 5.1 percent and the number of new titles by 2.2 percent,...
- New ventures. // Publishers Weekly;8/22/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 34, p15
Reports on new ventures in the United States book industries and trade. Mary Evans Inc.; Dail Literary Agency; Steve Pekich Publishing Consultants; Agence Junior; Miriam Altshuler Literary Agency.