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ART ECONOMICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.', 'Peking University with Internship'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 117
Full UC Title: ART ECONOMICS 
Transcript Title: ART ECONOMICS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course applies the theories and principles of economics to the arts and culture industries, including performing and visual arts, literature, museums, built heritage, music, publishing, film, and broadcasting. Topics include economic characteristics and organization of cultural industries; development of the art market; size and trends; cultural production; costs, supply, value, and consumption; and the artist labor market. Specific areas of focus may include Hollywood’s domination of the film industry, impact of illegal downloading on the record industry, effect of free admission to museums, and the cause of price reductions for live musical performances. Texts: Ruth Towse, A TEXTBOOK OF CULTURAL ECONOMICS; David Throsby, ECONOMICS AND CULTURE. Assessment: attendance and participation (10%), group research and classroom reports (30%), final (60%). 
Language of Instruction: Chinese
 
Partner Title: ART ECONOMICS 
Partner University Department: Arts 
Partner University Course Number: 04330077