Raising the Barr: 'the roles publishers play are largely invisible to readers'

Raising the Barr: 'the roles publishers play are largely invisible to readers'

The new PA president Stephen Barr, who is president of SAGE International, outlines his priorities in an interview with Benedicte Page.

Benedicte Page How much of a challenge is Brexit going to be to the publishing industry?
Stephen Barr So much remains unclear at this point about what form Brexit will take. There are some clear benefits. Publishing is a major export industry and a weaker pound means that international sales generate more sterling revenue for UK publishers, though this will be partly offset by increased costs, such as higher prices for paper.
Ultimately, exit from the Eu...

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