Mark Littlewood writes for The Times
In his article Mark argues that the reason you can get into events – if you have the cash and are willing to spend it – hinges on whether an effective secondary market in ticket sales is allowed to operate. Calls to more tightly regulate or limit secondary markets in ticket sales risk transferring more power and clout to the black market and are often characterised by misguided views about fairness, as well as an inability to grasp the key economic concepts of scarcity and value.
Read the full article here. (££)
Further IEA Reading: Digital Resellers: The Case for Secondary Ticket Markets