CityEconomist handles literary/video rights for a number of properties, providing the following services: 1. Maintains records of properties, including their provenance and the status of rights. 2. Retains legal, bookkeeping and tax services to assist in filing reports and tax returns. 3. Maintains information on prospective buyers and helps negotiate contracts. 4. Consults with authors on targeting audiences for book proposals. 5. Consults with producers on issues relating to properties. 6. Assists in raising charitable or commercial funds for projects.