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Aligning virtual economy design and business modelling 2009/09/25 - 13:15 0
Call for Papers: Games Research Methods seminar in Finland 2009/10/19 - 11:05 0
Virtual consumption: the thesis 2009/10/26 - 10:21 0
Virtual goods in context: presentation slides 2009/09/24 - 00:49 0
Live Gamer acquires N-Cash - towards integrating primary and secondary markets? 2009/07/30 - 16:01 0
"I have an avatar therefore I exist" - Virtual commerce special issue @ Electronic Commerce Research 2009/07/31 - 07:07 0
Community dynamics that create demand for virtual goods: case Habbo 2009/09/22 - 04:48 0
15% discount – Engage! Expo 2009/08/13 - 08:51 0
EVE Online's 3rd Quarterly Economic Newsletter published 2009/11/26 - 12:39 0
Speaking at Virtual Goods Forum 2010 2010/06/04 - 05:23 0
Wall Street Journal blogs about virtual economy research 2010/06/24 - 02:04 0
SPAM test 2010/06/09 - 08:10 0
Lobbyists trying to fight to weaken mortgage rules in financial reform 2010/06/28 - 06:36 0
Cultural exchange: Western devs enter Japanese social gaming market - Japanese enter Facebook 2010/07/23 - 06:36 0
How to plan sales of virtual goods? 2010/09/06 - 13:19 0
Ratio of Total subscribers compared to MAU or even DAU 2010/10/01 - 01:13 0
Quick Notes 2010/05/15 - 23:17 0
economist needed for game design 2009/12/01 - 13:16 0
Upcoming changes to XStreetSL 2009/12/20 - 17:19 0
The price of eggs in World of Warcraft 2010/01/02 - 16:14 0
Three Phases of Gold Farming: Scientific American Article 2010/01/13 - 18:57 0
Walled gardens are opening their gates: Linden acquires Avatars United, Habbo on Facebook 2010/02/05 - 06:02 0
Game Design as Marketing: The Business/Game Developer's Dilemma 2010/03/03 - 15:18 0
Virtual Economy Research Network @ GDC 2010 2010/03/05 - 13:48 0
JVWR issue on virtual economies, goods and service delivery published 2010/03/12 - 19:18 0
Four Phases of Gold Farming 2009/06/13 - 09:43 0
New contributors and guests at the VERN blog 2009/04/06 - 14:02 0
Lineage Adena 2009/04/10 - 12:25 0
What can qualitative and experimental methods tell us about virtual worlds and culture? 2009/03/28 - 09:10 0
Eurogamer on RMT 2009/03/27 - 18:43 0
State of Play VI ++ 2009/05/27 - 06:30 0
Netherlands Court Finds Criminal Liability and Sentences Two Youths for Theft of Virtual Goods 2008/10/21 - 21:00 0
New Virtual Economy Research Network website launched 2008/10/23 - 12:41 0
Reading Room: “Transactions of Virtual Items in Virtual Worlds” by Michael Passman 2008/10/03 - 09:39 0
The development aspects of gold farming 2008/08/08 - 16:38 0
Call for Papers - SLACTIONS 2009 2008/10/26 - 18:57 0
CCP publishes a new economic newsletter 2008/10/31 - 12:45 0
Well That Was Quick 2008/11/20 - 13:50 0
New peer-reviewed papers on commerce and consumption in virtual worlds 2008/11/16 - 18:26 0
Virtual world events in 2008 2008/05/16 - 08:48 0
A new QQ service--iTQQ 2007/01/31 - 11:59 0
EVE Online Appoints In-World Economist 2007/06/29 - 06:41 0
2007: Year of the virtual economy? 2006/12/31 - 13:53 0
Human resources 2007/01/26 - 18:16 0
Sweden taxes virtual property proceeds... as does everyone else 2007/02/05 - 18:01 0
SOE releases white paper on Station Exchange 2007/02/08 - 08:50 0
The Q Coin secondary market in practice – with screenshots 2007/04/27 - 15:41 0
A Japanese Case for Law Enforcement on RMT 2006/11/28 - 03:41 0
Virtual promises are easy to break 2007/07/27 - 13:50 0
Virtual law bibliography 2008/03/26 - 11:51 0