ebay and looting: Archeologists were freaked out when ebay first appeared that the democratization of the antique market would lead to an upsurge in looting. But actually, looting has decreased over the years. Why? Because the massive growth of the market has instead fueled a boon for the antique forgery industry. Not sure whether this is good, bad, or funny. (via)

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2009 by Alesh Houdek · Categories: Economics · Comment feed: RSS, atom

 

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