Evaluating the impact of parody on the exploitation of copyright works: an empirical study of music video content on YouTube

Erickson, K. (2013) Evaluating the impact of parody on the exploitation of copyright works: an empirical study of music video content on YouTube. Project Report. Intellectual Property Office UK, Newport, UK.

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Publisher's URL: http://www.ipo.gov.uk/ipresearch-parody-report3-150313.pdf

Abstract

This is the first in a sequence of three reports on Parody and Pastiche, commissioned to evaluate policy options in the implementation of the Hargreaves Review of Intellectual Property and Growth. This study presents new empirical data about music video parodies on YouTube, using a dataset of 8299 user-generated parody videos on the popular online video platform.

Item Type:Research Reports or Papers (Project Report)
Keywords:copyright, parody, YouTube, participatory culture, music video
Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Erickson, Dr Kristofer
Authors: Erickson, K.
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
K Law > K Law (General)
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Law
Publisher:Intellectual Property Office UK

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