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The disintermediation effects of the internet on music distribution.

McConn, Aoife (2000) The disintermediation effects of the internet on music distribution. Undergraduate thesis, Dublin, National College of Ireland.

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Abstract

The research study enclosed focuses on the disintermediation effects of the Internet on music distribution. Based on the initial research objective and a
review of the existing information a number of issues were formulated:
- Does digital music affect the music industry value chain?
- Is digital music distribution a viable option for the future?

The research concludes that the Internet has caused a disintermediation effect on music distribution. While this effect is significant in the music industry value chain, the impact of digital music on traditional music distribution has not yet reached its full potential due to lack of knowledge and confidence in modern technology.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4150 Computer Network Resources > The Internet
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering > Telecommunications > The Internet

H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > Specific Industries > Music Industry
Divisions: School of Business > BA (Honours) in European Business and Languages
Depositing User: Aisling Gorby
Date Deposited: 16 Apr 2010 08:38
Last Modified: 05 Jan 2015 12:47
URI: http://trap.ncirl.ie/id/eprint/77

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