TITLE: Recent and Predicted Book Industry Trends
SPEAKER: Albert Greco, Robert Wharton
EVENT DATE: 05/19/2006
RUNNING TIME: 65 minutes
The Science, Technology and Business Division sponsored a lecture by Albert Greco, who discussed recent and predicted book industry trends. This event was cosponsored with the Office of Technology Policy of Library Services.
Speaker Biography: Albert Greco is the author of "The Book Industry," coordinator of the annual statistics gathering for the Book Industry Study Group, and professor of marketing at the Fordham University Graduate School of Business.
Speaker Biography: Robert M. Wharton holds a Ph.D. in statistics from Temple University. He is a professor at the Fordham University Graduate School of Business, chairman of the Management Department and a senior researcher for the Institute for Publishing Research. His work is primarily in the area of financial forecasting. He has published numerous journal articles in the fields of theoretical statistics and the publishing industry.