An economist would not be surprised.
Art has a low barrier to entry (no barrier to entry) and many substitutes. Most consumers of art are very price sensitive, and will accept a lower quality grade of art for a lower price.
Without question, it was the best water she’d ever had. Cold, with ice cubes that seemed hand-carved. It had no taste and somehow that was better than she could have imagined. She reluctantly set down the half full glass.
“Call me Freddie.”
He stood and stretched.
“ANNA, I am unavailable for ninety minutes. Esther Ming, I need summary bio and summary of current and all previous contracts. I need to know every contract we have with her current lien holder. Of those contracts, highlight any young females with over 50% of contract remaining.”