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Wednesday, March 25 • 11:05am - 11:50am
Measuring the impact of metadata on sales: An empirical analysis

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The provision of bibliographic metadata by publishers is an important and time-consuming task for publishers. As a first step, this study measures the impact of the provision of this metadata on actual sales of print books. To isolate the actual impact of the provision of this data from other factors, the impact is measured on sub-groups of similar publishers and similar authors. The analysis is then pushed a bit further by measuring the timing of the provision of the metadata on sales of ebooks.

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Patrick Joly

Managing Director, BTLF
A graduate of HEC Montréal in Finance and Applied economics, Patrick Joly has more than 20 years’ experience in the technology sector as finance director, vice-president of customer service and executive director. He was named Executive Director of La Société de gestion de la... Read More →

Wednesday March 25, 2020 11:05am - 11:50am EDT
Auditorium A (lower level)

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