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Question: Can two collection societies ever be better than one?


  • If you were starting with a blank sheet of paper and trying to design and build collective management solution to solve a many-to-many problem, what obstacles would you encounter and how would you overcome them?

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  • The research note tries to answer the question of whether a multiple-collection-society model can ever be better than a single one.
  • The note compares the CMO infrastructure of Brazil, Turkey, and the US

Key questions answered

  • Can two collection societies ever be better than one?
  • What are the pros and cons of having a multiple CMO system over a single one?

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  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • If you wanted to get there, you wouldn’t start from here
  • Some is better than none, but it doesn’t necessarily follow that more is better than some


  • Authors

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