Economics Professor Darlene Chisholm co-edited a special issue of the Journal of Cultural Economics on the economics of the motion-pictures industry.

She also co-authored "Economics of Motion Pictures: the State of the Art" with Víctor Fernández-Blanco, S. Abraham Ravid, and W. David Walls for the issue. 

The special issue compiles original research on changes in global trade and consumption patterns in the industry, advertising, contractual relationships, and theatrical distribution strategies, including methodologies from economics, marketing, management, and related business fields.