• Summary
  • Contents
  • Subject index

The digital revolution is transforming media and communications industries worldwide, and media companies are keen to emerge at the forefront of an increasingly transnational and competitive communications marketplace. However, the volume and scale of mergers and alliances involving media players has raised considerable challenges for regulators and state authorities alike.

Ownership of the Media Matters

Questions surrounding who owns the media, and how much of it they are allowed to own, are important. But why these issues matter depends on the perspective from which they are approached. Decisions about whether and how to regulate ownership of the media call for reflection on what ...

  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles