Media Mergers with Preference Externalities and Their Implications for Content Diversity, Consumer Welfare, and Policy
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Keywordsdiversity; media ownership; merger policy; preference externalities; product repositioning; welfare; K21; K23; L41; L82;
- K21 - Law and Economics - - Regulation and Business Law - - - Antitrust Law
- K23 - Law and Economics - - Regulation and Business Law - - - Regulated Industries and Administrative Law
- L41 - Industrial Organization - - Antitrust Issues and Policies - - - Monopolization; Horizontal Anticompetitive Practices
- L82 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Entertainment; Media
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