Psychology Textbook Sales Up 16.6% in 2005; Market Share Relatively Steady for Top 10 Publishers

August 2006
Educational Marketer;8/21/2006, Vol. 37 Issue 24, p1
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The article reports on the recent growth on the total sales for new and used college psychology textbooks in the U.S. According to the data carried out by the Monument Information Resource, the total sales have been estimated an increase of 16.6 percent to $427.8 million in 2005 basing from previous years. However, the top ten publishers of psychology textbooks have not been successful with their market share despite of its increase in sales.


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