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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.
Chapter 2: Media Concentrations and Pluralism
Media Concentrations and Pluralism
The sorts of public policies which are, or ought to be, adopted in order to deal with concentrated media ownership depend on what impact such concentrations are thought to have on the collective good of society. This is a complex and, at times, controversial issue. Notwithstanding the concerns and anxieties raised as ...