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Nearly five years ago, Swedish police raided a datacenter which was believed to host The Pirate Bay. This marked the start of a new criminal investigation, where Pirate Bay co-founder Fredrik Neij was a prime suspect. Neij had always denied any recent involvement with the site and over the pas...
New research suggests that post-release movie piracy through The Pirate Bay is linked to increased box revenue. The counter-intuitive finding is driven by word-of-mouth promotion. The effect, which does not apply to pre-release piracy, results in rather interesting policy implications.