News, research and discussion on virtual goods, currencies and economies globally.

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Revenue data and other metrics of virtual asset sales market 4 1 year 36 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
1 year 15 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
RMT platforms and currency sellers post here 2 1 year 37 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
13 weeks 1 day ago
by Seus
Transportable Avatars and Economic Concerns 10 35 weeks 1 day ago
by Jennifer Martin
32 weeks 2 days ago
by Jennifer Martin
Resolving Goldfarming through Concealed Validated Auctions 7 32 weeks 5 days ago
by Jan Pontzen
4 weeks 3 days ago
by cruz55
Virtual Economy at GDC2009 6 1 year 17 weeks ago
by Taiyoung Ryu
1 year 16 weeks ago
by Taiyoung Ryu
Virtual currency convertible to real money in Korea says Supreme court 5 29 weeks 16 hours ago
by Juho Hamari
3 weeks 6 days ago
by tabby
Deflation of Virtual Currencies, 2004-2009 5 36 weeks 3 hours ago
by Richard Heeks
13 weeks 6 days ago
by Anonymous
Gambling and econometrics in the new issue of Journal of Virtual Worlds Research 5 38 weeks 6 days ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
19 weeks 2 days ago
by Anonymous
China attempting to keep virtual and real economy separate 5 1 year 4 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
1 year 3 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
Why do people buy virtual goods? 5 1 year 29 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
32 weeks 6 days ago
by Anonymous
Economics of EverQuest II 4 50 weeks 12 hours ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
44 weeks 6 days ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
ARPUs in social networks and social games: An acronym that needs scrutiny 4 1 year 15 weeks ago
by Nima Pourshasb
46 weeks 5 days ago
by Anonymous
Guest article: Game Commerce from virtual item sales to gold farming 4 1 year 24 weeks ago
by Steven Davis
5 weeks 2 days ago
by frankie5184
Sellers' liability? Nexon to buy back virtual items in a game due for shutdown 4 1 year 37 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
1 year 37 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
AVEA virtual economy research project final report released 3 8 weeks 17 hours ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
4 weeks 4 days ago
by KeriS
Virtual Goods and Regulatory Insights from the European Perspective 3 25 weeks 4 days ago
by Petteri Günther
8 weeks 3 days ago
by Anonymous
Update on Chinese Gold Farming 3 1 year 12 weeks ago
by Richard Heeks
1 year 10 weeks ago
by Richard Heeks
Plus Eight Star: Asian Virtual Goods Market 5 billion USD 3 1 year 16 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
1 year 15 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
Bibliography upgrade 3 1 year 23 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
1 year 5 weeks ago
by Anonymous
Habbo introduces a dual currency virtual economy model (updated with pictures) 3 1 year 35 weeks ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
1 year 33 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
Three Rings launches Whirled 3 1 year 37 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
1 year 37 weeks ago
by Juho Hamari
AVEA Seminar on Research in Virtual Economies 2 10 weeks 15 hours ago
by Juho Hamari
7 weeks 6 days ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
Cosmetic Real Money Trading in World of Warcraft 2 11 weeks 6 days ago
by Jennifer Martin
9 weeks 1 hour ago
by Jennifer Martin
The ethics of social games and virtual goods: a bigger picture 2 18 weeks 5 days ago
by Vili Lehdonvirta
9 weeks 20 hours ago
by Darwin
Second Life Sued: Intellectual Property and Virtual Economies 2 23 weeks 1 day ago
by Jennifer Martin
5 weeks 1 day ago
by Bernie