Making Cross-country Comparisons of Cultural Statistics

Problems and Solutions

Published in: GIA Reader, Vol 17, No 1 (Spring 2006)

Christopher Madden

2005, 18 pages. International Federation of Arts Councils and Cultural Agenciers. Strawberry Hills, NSW, 2004, Australia, www.ozco.gov.au

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This report investigates the current state of cultural statistics and comparative cultural policy research and proposes a number of solutions to overcome limitations in making international comparisons.