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Emerging markets: Getting started

Guide to studying the art market in emerging economies.

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Relatively few books, articles, websites or other resources are devoted to emerging art markets as a whole. So it is often necessary to consult works which examine the art market globally, or conversely which discuss individual emerging economies.

Summon is usually the best starting point for finding articles, books and dissertations. 

You may also want to run supplementary searches in these databases: