Media Policy

Authored by: Krishna Jayakar

Handbook of Media Management and Economics

Print publication date:  April  2018
Online publication date:  April  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138729292
eBook ISBN: 9781315189918
Adobe ISBN:

10.4324/9781315189918-12

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Abstract

This chapter reviews policies and regulations affecting the information, communication and entertainment industries, specifically in terms of their impact on media management. To systematize the presentation of a very broad topic, policies are differentiated along two dimensions: the location of the policy-maker (municipal, national and international) and their primary focus (content or infrastructure). Each section provides an overview of policies and a brief review of the current research literature addressing policy questions in that area. The chapter concludes with a sampling of topics for future research.

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