ARCHIVED: Economic Study of Law Book Pricing Advisory Committee

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CHARGE: Appointed by President Bob Oakley, the Advisory Committee will assist consultant Mark McCabe, Professor of Economics at Georgia Institute of Technology, conduct an economic study of law book pricing over the decade 1990 - 2000 and study the impact that those price changes have had on library collections.

The committee will develop a list of representative titles and pricing data for each of the titles over the past then year. The committee will seek broad input from other AALL members. It will be looking for libraries of all types to participate in the study by indicating their holdings and cancellations of each title throughout the ten year period.

SIZE: Two members plus the chair