A World Of Copies, Ctd

Apr 6 2011 @ 7:33am

Felix Salmon believes that media piracy in the developing world isn't economically damaging. Reihan agrees:

Piracy builds a market for the culture produced in rich countries. As poor consumers in poor countries grow richer, they will pay for convenience, or for concert tickets, merchandise, and other goods associated with popular brands. The case against panicking over media piracy seems pretty strong.