Fair Use as Market Failure: A Structural and Economic Analysis of the Betamax Case and Its Predecessors

  title={Fair Use as Market Failure: A Structural and Economic Analysis of the Betamax Case and Its Predecessors},
  author={Wendy J. Gordon},
  journal={Law \& Society: Private Law - Intellectual Property eJournal},
  • W. J. Gordon
  • Published 1 December 1982
  • Economics
  • Law & Society: Private Law - Intellectual Property eJournal
The text of "Fair Use as Market Failure" has three times been reprinted in full: in 1 Intellectual Property and Business (Stephen E. Margolis & Craig M. Newmark, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing: Business Economics Series. 2010); in 1 The Economics of Intellectual Property 377-434 (Ruth Towse & Rudi W. Holzhauer, eds. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2002); and at 30 Journal of the Copyright Society 253-326 (1983). 
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