European Commission suppresses results of piracy study


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Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/european-commission-suppresses-results-piracy-study-82541/

In January of 2014, the European Commission paid a Dutch research company named Ecorys €360,000 to determine whether or not copyright infringement negatively affects legitimate sales of media. But once the study was finished, the commission failed to publish the results, probably because only a small part of the study supported their preconceived ideas about piracy.…


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[quote]But once the study was finished, the commission failed to publish the results, probably because only a small part of the study supported their preconceived ideas about piracy.[/quote]Means there are big holes in the study to begin with.