David Throsby

Professor

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1961 …2020
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Research Outputs 1961 2019

2019
art
strait
economic development
desert
economics

More than economics: cultural value and the Australian book industry

Crosby, P. & Throsby, D., 2019, Publishing and culture. Baker, D. J., Brien, D. L. & Webb, J. (eds.). Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, p. 65-84 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2018

Art, politics, money: revisiting Australia's cultural policy

Throsby, D., 2018, Strawberry Hills, NSW: Currency House. 78 p. (Platform papers : quarterly essays on the performing arts; no. 55)

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

cultural policy
money
art
politics
economics

Book festivals

Throsby, D., 14 Dec 2018, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 6037, p. 31 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteBook/Film/Article reviewResearch

book review
festival

Culturally sustainable development: theoretical concept or practical policy instrument?

Throsby, D., 2018, Cultural policies for sustainable development. Kangas, A., Duxbury, N. & De Beukelaer, C. (eds.). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 5-19 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

How do we decide the value of art?

Cathcart, M., Meyrick, J., Throsby, D. & Glow, H., 1 Oct 2018

Research output: Non-traditional research outputDigital or Visual productsResearch

art
Values
university teacher
audience participation
cultural management

The music business

Throsby, D., 22 Jun 2018, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 6012, p. 31 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteBook/Film/Article reviewResearch

Economics
Music
Agenda
Music Business
2017

Breaking the banks: The pernicious, shady and dangerous world of high finance

Throsby, D., 14 Jul 2017, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 5963, p. 9 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteBook/Film/Article reviewResearch

Finance
Scandal
Economy
Richard Murphy
Bankers

Commerce or culture? Australian book industry policy in the twenty-first century

Throsby, D., 2017, Publishing means business: Australian perspectives. Mannion, A., Weber, M. & Day, K. (eds.). Clayton, Victoria: Monash University Publishing, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Culturally sustainable development: theoretical concept or practical policy instrument?

Throsby, D., 4 Mar 2017, In : International Journal of Cultural Policy. 23, 2, p. 133-147 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sustainable development
cultural policy
cultural development
policy area
development strategy

In defence of measurement: a comment on Phiddian et al.

Throsby, D., 2017, In : Cultural Trends. 26, 4, p. 314-317 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

Making art work: An economic study of professional artists in Australia

Throsby, C. & Petetskaya, K., 2017, Strawberry Hills: Australia Council for the Arts. 244 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

Open Access
study of economics
artist
art
employment conditions
creativity

“A Rising Tide Raises All Boats”

Throsby, D., 2017, Economic ideas you should forget. Frey, B. S. & Iselin, D. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 149-150 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

Economics
Boats
Expertise
Beloved
Prosperity
2016

All's well that spends well

Throsby, D., 14 Dec 2016, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 5933, p. 12-13 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticleResearch

Open Access

Assessment of the Economic Impact of the Cultural Heritage and Urban Development Project Lebanon

Throsby, D. & Petetskaya, E., 2016, Beirut, Lebanon. 141 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

Economics

Throsby, D., 30 Sep 2016, In : TLS - The Times Literary Supplement. 5922, p. 30-31 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

Economic Development
Torres Strait
Art
Artist
Communication

Investment in urban heritage conservation in developing countries: concepts, methods and data

Throsby, D., Jun 2016, In : City, Culture and Society. 7, 2, p. 81-86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

investment appraisal
heritage conservation
assets
conservation
town

Les économies de terroir comme atouts économiques et culturels: valeur, valorisation et durabilité

Throsby, D., 2016, La valeur patrimoniale des économies de terroir. Anatole-Gabriel, I. (ed.). Dijon: Editions universitaires de Dijon, p. 79-87 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Promoting sustainable urban development through nvestment in cultural heritage

Throsby, C., 2016, Culture urban tuture: global report on culture for sustainable urban development. Paris: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), p. 233 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

Open Access

Sustainability Concepts in Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Cultures

Throsby, D. & Petetskaya, E., 1 May 2016, In : International Journal of Cultural Property. 23, 2, p. 119-140 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sustainability
society
Sustainability
sustainable development
paradigm

The composer in the market place revisited: The economics of music composition today

Throsby, D., 1 Jan 2016, The Artful Economist: A New Look at Cultural Economics. Rizzo, I. & Towse, R. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 153-170 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

composer
music
market
economics
supply

Understanding art markets: inside the world of art and business

Throsby, D., Dec 2016, In : Journal of Economic Literature. 54, 4, p. 1405-1406 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

2015

Artwash: big oil and the arts

Throsby, D., 1 May 2015, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 5848, p. 26-26 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticleResearch

Book authors and their changing circumstances: survey method and results

Throsby, D., Zwar, J. & Longden, T., 2015, In : Macquarie economics research papers. 2015, 2, 58 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

industry
technological change
genre
promotion
funding

Culture in sustainable development

Throsby, D., 2015, Re|shaping cultural policies - a decade promoting the diversity of cultural expressions for development. Anheier, H. K., Deloumeaux, L., van Graan, M., Guèvremont, V., Isar, Y. R., Joseph, A., Kleberg, C-J., Kulesz, O., Merkel, C. M., Koržinek, N. O., Reitov, O., Sanan, S., Schultz, M. & Throsby, D. (eds.). Paris, France: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), p. 151-169 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Development strategies for Pacific Island economies: is there a role for the cultural industries?

Throsby, D., 2015, In : Asia & the Pacific policy studies. 2, 2, p. 370-382 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Pacific Islands
Cultural industries
Development strategy
Sustainable development
Millennium Development Goals

Remote indigenous cultural practitioners in East Arnhem Land: survey methodology and principal results

Throsby, D. & Petetskaya, E., 2015, In : Macquarie economics research papers. 2015, 1, 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

methodology
regional economy
cultural capital
art
economics

Risky business

Throsby, D., 3 Jul 2015, In : TLS - The Times Literary Supplement. 5857, p. 28 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

The cultural industries as a sector of the economy

Throsby, D., 2015, The Routledge companion to the cultural industries. Oakley, K. & O'Connor, J. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 56-69 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Trust funds

Throsby, D., 31 Jul 2015, In : TLS - The Times Literary Supplement. 5861, p. 28-28 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

2014

Bunka seisaku no keizaigaku

Throsby, D., Gotō, K. & Sakamoto, T., 2014, Kyoto: Minerubashobō. 303 p.

Research output: Book/ReportTextbookResearch

Digital complements or substitutes? A quasi-field experiment from the Royal National Theatre

Bakhshi, H. & Throsby, D., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Cultural Economics. 38, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Substitute
Field experiment
Cannibalization
Performing arts
Cinema

For the mistakes of the rich

Throsby, D., 3 Oct 2014, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 5818, p. 29-29 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteBook/Film/Article reviewResearch

Mistakes
Austerity
History
Polity

Handbook of the economics of art and culture

Ginsburgh, V. A. (ed.) & Throsby, D. (ed.), 2014, Oxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier. 688 p. (Handbook of the economics of art and culture; vol. 2)

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/AnthologyResearch

Introduction and Overview

Ginsburgh, V. & Throsby, D., 2014, Handbook of the economics of art and culture. Ginsburgh, V. A. & Throsby, D. (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, Vol. 2. p. 1-12 12 p. (Handbook of the Economics of Art and Culture; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript/introductionResearchpeer-review

The Economic and Cultural Value of Paintings: Some Empirical Evidence

Throsby, D. & Zednik, A., 2014, Handbook of the Economics of Art and Culture. Ginsburgh, V. A. & Throsby, D. (eds.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier, Vol. 2. p. 81-99 19 p. (Handbook of the Economics of Art and Culture).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

evidence
economics
Values
Empirical evidence
Cultural values

The Economic Impacts of World Bank Heritage Investments in Jordan

Throsby, D. & Petetskaya, E., Jun 2014, Washington DC: World Bank. 104 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

Heritage
Tourists
World Bank
Economic impact
Jordan

The role of culture in sustainable urban development: Some economic issues

Throsby, D., 2014, In : International Journal of Global Environmental Issues. 13, 2-4, p. 89-99 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

development economics
cultural capital
urban development
sustainable development
sustainability
2013

Assessment of value in heritage regulation

Throsby, D., 2013, Handbook on the economics of cultural heritage. Rizzo, I. & Mignosa, A. (eds.). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, p. 456-469 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Creative and cultural industries and their economic potential

Throsby, D., 2013, International conference on notion of culture as a force for economic growth: new approach for South Caucasus : September 26 - 28, 2013 Tbilisi, Georgia : proceedings. Ellis, S. (ed.). Tbilisi, Georgia: Georgian Arts and Culture Center, p. 45-49 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Experience goods, the market for ideas and the formation of cultural value

Throsby, D., 2013, Ökonomie der werte: festschrift zum 65 Geburtstag von Michael Hutter. Baecker, D. & Priddat, B. P. (eds.). Marburg: Metropolis Verlag, p. 17-28 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Peanuts

Throsby, D., 6 Dec 2013, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, 5775, p. 27 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticleResearch

Economics
Middle Class
Income

The Economics of heritage conservation: a discussion

Throsby, D., 2013, Historical perspectives on preventive conservation. Staniforth, S. (ed.). Los Angeles, California: Getty Conservation Institute, p. 349-350 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

2012

Artistic labour markets: why are they of interest to labour economists?

Throsby, D., 2012, In : Economia della cultura. XXII, 1, p. 7-16 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Economists
Artist
Labor
Labour market
Workers

Corporatisation, economic efficiency and the Australian symphony orchestras

Boyle, S. & Throsby, D., 2012, In : Economic papers. 31, 1, p. 36-49 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Economic efficiency
Corporatization
Rationalization
Economies of scale and scope
Government

Fashion weeks

Throsby, D., 16 Nov 2012, In : TLS - The Times Literary Supplement. 5720, p. 33-33 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

Heritage economics: a conceptual framework

Throsby, D., 2012, The economics of uniqueness: investing in historic city cores and cultural heritage assets for sustainable development. Licciardi, G. & Amirtahmasebi, R. (eds.). Washington, DC: World Bank Group, p. 45-74 30 p. (Urban Development Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

How many languages do we need? The economics of linguistic diversity

Throsby, D., 2012, In : The Times literary supplement. 5710, p. 26-27 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearch

Integration of culture in sustainable development

Throsby, D., 1 Jan 2012, The UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. von Schorlemer, S. & Stoll, P-T. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 361-370 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

sustainable development
sustainability
globalization
developing country
economics