Piracy: The literature has moved on, piracy causes an increase in sales

File-sharing does not cause a drop in sales, instead it improves sales moderately

A congregate of studies on the effects of file-sharing:
http://www.laquadrature.net/wiki/Studies_on_file_sharing#Frank_N._Magid_Associates.2C_Inc._-_2009_-_P2P_.2F_Best_consumers_for_Hollywood_.28EN.29

A congregate of studies on the effects of file-sharing:
http://www.zeropaid.com/news/100921/what-filesharing-studies-really-say-conclusions-and-links/

Switzerland decided piracy shall be legal based on objective research.
https://torrentfreak.com/swiss-govt-downloading-movies-and-music-will-stay-legal-111202/

A massive 30% of the Dutch population uses file-sharing software to download music, games, movies and other forms of entertainment, which is now considered (by the government) to be a ‘Good thing’. http://torrentfreak.com/economy-profits-from-file-sharing-report-concludes-090119/

You ought to see the kind of figures that the media has been feeding to us for DECADES. http://www.ted.com/talks/rob_reid_the_8_billion_ipod.html It’s a complete hoax.


http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20120129/17272817580/sky-is-rising-entertainment-industry-is-large-growing-not-shrinking.shtml

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