Alleged collusion aside, the publishing industry's agency pricing model may actually protect the the long-term interests of everyone in the e-book value chain.
The Justice Department is allegedly planning to sue Apple and five major publishers for collusion and price-fixing of e-books. Lawmakers believe that the companies are working together to artificially raise the prices of e-books, si... Read Post
As the Justice Department pursues an antitrust case over e-book prices, publishers say they need "agency pricing" to prevent Amazon from increasing its monopoly and decimating the book industry. So who should we be rooting for, the ... Read Post