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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 9: Trends and Policy Responses across Europe
Trends and Policy Responses across Europe
Tendencies towards expansion and diversification in the media are an international phenomenon. As we saw earlier, concentration trends are fuelled by a wide range of economic and commercial motives that apply to media proprietors everywhere. Consequently, many examples of mergers, acquisitions and other ...