Econometrics of Cultural Goods
Padova, ITALY
april 2004, 22 & 23

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Provisional Program

Thursday april 2004, 22

Location: Archivio Antico, Palazzo Bo - Via VIII Febbraio, 2

08.30 - 09.00 Coffee break and Registration

09.00 - 11.00 Session 1 :
Consumption of Cultural Goods

Chairperson: Carlofilippo Frateschi (Università di Padova)

Brandt Cornelia, Gaudry Marc, Université de Montréal
Three Groups of Weimar Berlin Theaters : Simple Visual and Regression Analyses of Time Series over the Period 1918-1932

Roodhouse Simon, Bolton Institute
Essential facts: the nature of designer fashion and its markets

Changhyun Lee, Kookmin University, Sora Park, Kwangwoon University
The one way flow of cultural goods and its social impact of consumption: A case study of Japan and Korea

Zanola Roberto, Sisto A., University of Eastern Piedmont
Rational Addiction to Cinema? A Dynamic Panel ANalysis of European COuntries

Urrutiaguer Daniel, FORUM
Media Reputation and Demand for French Public Theatre

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 - 13.00 :
Opening Session

Welcome addresses:
Vincenzo Milanesi Rector of Padua University
Giustina Mistrello Destro Mayor of Padua
Benedetto Gui Chair, Department of Economics, Padua University

Opening address
On.le Giuliano Urbani Minister for Cultural Goods and Activities

Keynote address

Chairperson: Giuseppe Gaburro (Applied Econometrics Association)

15.00 - 17.00 Session 2 :
Determination of Prices of Cultural Goods

Chairperson: Guglielmo Weber (Università di Padova)

Barbosa Renata, Banco Pactual ; Campos Nauro F, University of Newcastle
"What determines the price of Latin American Art? Econometric evidence from Sotheby's auctions, 1995-2002"

McFadyen Stuart, Hoskins Colin, Adam Finn, School of Business, University of Alberta
The Effect of Program Type on the Cultural Discount in the Price of Exported U.S. Television Programs

Onofri Laura, Figini Paolo, University of Bologna
Old Master Paintings: Price Formation and Institutional Implications

Lazzaro Elisabetta, ECARES / Université Libre de Bruxelles and MATISSE, Université Paris 1
Assessing Quality in Cultural Goods: The Hedonic Value of Originality in Rembrandt's Prints


19.00 – 20.00
Visit to the Scrovegni Chapel (Giotto's frescoes)

Gala Dinner: Ristorante "Belle Parti", via Belle Parti 11

Friday, april 2004, 23

Location: Aula di Studi Internazionali, Facoltà di Scienze Politiche -
Via del Santo, 28

08.30 - 10.30 Session 3 :
Creation of Value by the sector of Cultural Goods

Chairperson: Pierluigi Sacco, Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia - Facoltà di Design e Arti

Flôres Jr, Renato G. Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia / FGV, Rio de Janeiro
Endogenous Growth and the Rubens Workshop

Gaudry Marc, Université de Montréal
Cultural, Technical and Political Innovation under The Weimar Republic, 1919-1933 :an Exploration of Linkages with the Economy using Aggregate Data

Kosianski Jean-Michel, Université d'Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse, Monino Jean-Louis, Université de Montpellier I
Culture et Tourisme, Facteurs de développement local : Le cas de la commune de Lodève

Navrud Stale, Agricultural University of Norway
Applying non-market valuation techniques and cost-benefit analysis to cultural heritage : a review of studies and new approaches

Meier Stephan, Frey Bruno S., Stutzer Alois, CNAM - Laboratoire d'Econométrie
Do the Muses Make You Happy? Measuring the Value of the Arts Using Data on Subjective Well-Being'

10.30 - 11.00 COFFEE BREAK

11.00 - 13.00 Session 4 :
Choice and Purchase of Cultural Goods

Chairperson: Carlo Federico Perali (Università di Verona)

Rebelo Joao Fernandes, Cristóvão Artur, Lourenço Lina, DEG/UTAD
Who is the Public of Serious Music Festivals? The Experience of Festival in a Rural Region of Portugal"

Revier Charles F, Kling Robert W. , Colorado State University
Constrained Contingent Valuation of a Historic Landmark

Werck Kristien, Plaat Stultjes Mona Grinwis, Heyndels Bruno, Vrije Universiteit Brussel,
Baumol's suppressed cost disease and programmatic choices by Flemish subsidized theatres

Prieto-Rodríguez Juan, Jordán Desiderio Romero, Sanz Sanz José Felix, Facultad de CC
Is a tax cut on cultural goods consumption actually desirable? : A microsimulation analysis applied to Spain

Fernandez-Blanco Victor, Prieto-Rodríguez Juan,Orea Luis Universidad de Oviedo
Movie Enthusiasts versus Cinemagoers in Spain: A Latent Class Model Approach

Apostolakis Alexandros, Jaffry Shabbar, University of Portsmouth
A Flexible Specification for Modeling Discrete Choices for Heritage Attractions

13.00 - 15.00 : LUNCH

15h00 - 17h30 : Session 5 :
Analysis of Market of Cultural Goods

Chairperson: Françoise Benhamou (MATISSE Université de Rouen)

Trimarchi Michele, University of Catanzaro "Magna Graecia", Da Milano Cristina, Eccom, Galli Emma, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
Subjective evaluation in archaeological auctions

Ordas Criado Carlos, Zarin-Nejadan Milad, Université de Neuchâtel
The Determinants of Revenues in the Swiss Motion Picture Market

Onofri Laura, Scorcu Antonello E., Università di Bologna
The life cycle of exhibitions: An empirical Study

Løyland Knut,Ringstad Vidar, Telemark Research Institute
The demand for books estimated by means of consumer survey data and a model for "small goods"

Favaro Donata - Frateschi Carlofilippo, Università di Padova
A microeconometric analysis of the consumption of cultural goods and services in Italy: the case of music

Poster Session

Poster proposals will be exhibited during all the breaks of the two days - conference.

Beaudreau Bernard, Université Laval
Identity, Entropy and Culture: An Alternative Approach to Modeling the Demand for Cultural Goods

Benhamou Françoise, Moureau Nathalie, MATISSE
Public support to the motion picture industry. An evaluation of the French model

Cellini Roberto, Cuccia Tiziana , Reale Antonio Università di Catania
Patrimonio culturale e turismo: Un'analisi empirica su Siracusa

Champarnaud Luc, Jouneau Frédéric, Gremars université Lille3
The travelling artistic patrimony

Escaleira José, Da Fonseca Nino Matos, Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão - IPVC
Time and Income in Performing Arts (Theatre) Demand. The Portuguese Case

Fontainha Elsa, ISEG-Technical University of Lisbon
Leisure and Cultural Time and Expenditures

Maddison David, University of Southern
Increasing Returns to Information and the Survival of Broadway Theatre Productions

McDougall Andrew, Spiller Marcus, SGS Economics & Planning
The Australian Garden in Melbourne - Price Sensitivity with varying Visitor Offers

Morey Edward R, University of Colorado ; Thacher Jennifer, University of New Mexico
Using Individual Characteristics and Attitudinal Data to Identify and Characterize Groups that Vary Significantly in their Preferences for Monument Preservation: A Latent-Class Model"

Peltier Stéphanie, Moreau François, MATISSE
Cultural Diversity in the Movie Industry: A Cross-National Study

Vidal Marion, Jaoul Magali, LAMETA
A Decomposition of televisual audience size according to program's characteristics. An econometric approach on french data.