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Watchdogs, Platforms and Audience: An Economic Perspective on Media Markets

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  • Maria Battaggion

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  • Alessandro Vaglio

The present paper provides a basic model to describe the functioning of media markets. The authors use this general theoretical framework to illustrate the key economic contributions according to the two-sided literature and the media capture and media bias approaches. Particular attention is devoted to the issue of pluralism. Copyright International Atlantic Economic Society 2015

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Volume (Year): 43 (2015)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 209-228

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Handle: RePEc:kap:atlecj:v:43:y:2015:i:2:p:209-228
DOI: 10.1007/s11293-015-9455-5
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