The article utilizes the our reproducible datasets created with our regions package that provides to provides high quality indicators for the creative industries on provincial, state, regional and metropolitan area level, and builds on many years of expertise in empirical research on the field of music and audiovisual piracy, home copying and private copying compensation.
The Feasibility Study on the European Music Observatory was published on 13 November. We created a Demo Music Observatory to provide a practical guidance on the decisions facing the European stakeholders, and to answer the questions that were left open in the Feasibility Study --- particularly on data quality, time to build, and costs.
We launched our Demo Music Observatory on 15 September 2020 and got into the prestigious Yes!Delft AI Validation Lab. Our demo observatory is a subjective example on how we believe the European Data Observatory should be built, and follows the structure laid out in the Feasibility study for the establishment of a European Music Observatory.