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Estimating the economic value of libraries


  • Shishir Saxena
  • Andrew McDougall


The authors are economists working for the Australian consultancy, SGS Economics & Planning in Melbourne. In 2011, the company produced a report for the State Library of Victoria on the value of libraries. Shishir Saxena and Andrew McDougall were responsible for the research that went into this report.

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  • Shishir Saxena & Andrew McDougall, 2012. "Estimating the economic value of libraries," Prometheus, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(3), pages 367-369, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:promet:v:30:y:2012:i:3:p:367-369
    DOI: 10.1080/08109028.2012.702056

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