Creative Industries and the Economy

Creative Industries and the Economy

Pleased to be reading reports on how the impact of the global economic crisis has not affected the creative industries as badly as other areas of economy. In fact according to the 2010 Creative Economy Report from the United Nations, the creative industries growth has in fact more than doubled in the past decade.

The creative industries which covers areas like arts and crafts, music, films, books, visual and performing arts along with design is continuing to expand and grow at the rate of around 14% according to the report, which will be music to the ears of artists struggling to sell at present!

You can access the full report here PDF REPORT

Posted: Friday 6 May 2011