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Média, vlastníci a tlaky: súhrn poznatkov o trhu s informáciami
[Media, owners and pressures: our understanding of the market for information]

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  • Zilinsky, Jan

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This paper summarizes the supply-side and demand-side theories of media bias.

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  • Zilinsky, Jan, 2009. "Média, vlastníci a tlaky: súhrn poznatkov o trhu s informáciami
    [Media, owners and pressures: our understanding of the market for information]
    ," MPRA Paper 13660, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:13660
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    Keywords

    media bias; market for information;

    JEL classification:

    • L82 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Entertainment; Media
    • L20 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - General
    • L33 - Industrial Organization - - Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise - - - Comparison of Public and Private Enterprise and Nonprofit Institutions; Privatization; Contracting Out

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