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1.

Government Control of the Media

Journal of Public Economics, vol. 118, pp. 163-171, October 2014.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy
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Generalizable and Robust TV Advertising Effects

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Northwestern - Kellogg
Downloads 1,118
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Blogs as an Alternative Public Sphere: The Role of Blogs, Mainstream Media, and TV in Russia's Media Ecology

Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2014-8
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 04 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
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Does Media Fragmentation Produce Mass Polarization? Selective Exposure and a New Era of Minimal Effects

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Political Science and University of California, Riverside - Department of Political Science
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The Consequences of Broader Media Choice: Evidence from the Expansion of Fox News

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania and Georgetown University - Department of Government
Downloads 539
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Fake News and Advertising on Social Media: A Study of the Anti-Vaccination Movement

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
Occidental College - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)

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Downloads 485
7.

Public Awareness of Human Rights: Distortions in the Mass Media

International Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 12, 2009, Queen Mary University of London, School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law and Queen Mary, University of London

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Downloads 477
8.

Digital Fingerprints: A New Method for Measuring Political Advertising

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
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The Role of the Media During Communal Riots in India: A Study of the 1984 Sikh Riots and the 2002 Gujarat Riots

Media Asia, 37(2), 103-112, 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
Downloads 439
10.

The Impact of the Daily Show and the Colbert Report on Public Attentiveness to Science and the Environment

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Communication and Information (SC&I), Yale University and George Mason University - Center for Climate Change Communication
Downloads 352
11.

Fukushima vs. Chernobyl: Coverage of the Nuclear Disasters by American and Canadian Media

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa
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12.

News Frames and Story Triggers in the Media’s Coverage of Human Trafficking

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Bentley University
Downloads 318
13.

The Last Minstrel Show? Racial Profiling, the War on Terrorism and the Mass Media

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Southwestern Law School
Downloads 300
14.

Media Effects, Interpersonal Communication and Beyond: An Experimental Approach to Study Conversations About the Media and Their Role in News Reception

ESSACHESS-Journal for Communication Studies, Media Effects, Interpersonal Communication and Beyond: An Experimental Approach to Study Conversations About the Media and Their Role in News Reception, Vol. 6, No 1(11), 2013.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leipzig
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15.

Is National Diversity Under Threat? Cosmopolitan Communications and Cultural Convergence

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
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16.

Hope and Despair: Representation of Europe and Africa in News Coverage of 'Migration Crisis'

Communication Studies, No. 3, pp. 125-156, April 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Jyväskylä
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17.

From Broadcasting to Narrowcasting: The Emerging Challenge for Campaign Finance Law

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 5/6, p. 1070, 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
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18.

The Fox News Factor: How the Spread of Fox News Affects Position Taking in Congress

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Department of Political Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Conservative News Media and Criminal Justice: Evidence from Exposure to Fox News Channel

Columbia Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 May 2019
Working Paper Series
ETH Zurich and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 249
20.

Multiculturalism and the Mass Media

Journal of Law and Ethics of Human Rights, Vol. 1, No. 169, 2007
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
College of Law and Business - Ramat Gan Law School
Downloads 230
21.

The Influence of the Media upon Immigration Politics in the UK

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
State University of New York (SUNY) at Fredonia - Department of Politics and International Affairs
Downloads 225
22.

News Coverage of the Financial Crisis and Public Perception of Government Regulation

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Norwegian University of Science and Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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23.

Coverage of Post-Communist Countries by ABC, CBS and NBC: Politics of Miscommunication

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Ottawa and Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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24.

Background Noise? TV Advertising Affects Real Time Investor Behavior

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2019
Working Paper Series
Cornell University and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 219
25.

China Bashing: How Much? Who Does It? Has it Worked?

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 11-22
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 May 2011
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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Type of News Coverage and Donations to Disaster Relief: Evidence from the 2008 Cyclone in Myanmar

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
GeoSource Capital Solutions and Hong Kong Monetary Authority
Downloads 191
27.

Attention! Rumor Bombs, Affect, Managed Democracy 3.0

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
The American University of Paris, Global Communications
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Towards a New Model for Communicating Climate Change

In S. Cohen, J. Higham, P. Peeters and S. Gössling (eds.), Understanding and Governing Sustainable Tourism Mobility: Psychological and Behavioural Approaches (pp. 243-275), Routledge: Taylor and Francis Group, 2014,
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Department of Psychology
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Terrorism Coverage and the Fear of Terrorism

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Department of Political Science, Purdue University, Purdue University and Purdue University
Downloads 170
30.

Media Versus Special Interests

Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-20
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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31.

Media Literacy

INTERNATIONAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF COMMUNICATION, Wolfgang Donsbach, ed., Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) - IBBT-SMIT
Downloads 166
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Breaking News: How Local TV News and Real-World Conditions Affect Fear of Crime

Justice Quarterly. Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 497-520, 2004
Posted: 26 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Sociology and University of California, Irvine
Downloads 165
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Overview of Nordic Media Research on Immigration and Ethnic Relations: From Text Analysis to the Study of Production, Use and Reception

Nordicom Review, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Jyväskylä
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Media Systems and Political Information Resources: An Empirical Study of Focus and Frames Across Countries and News Media Outlets

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper, HOW MEDIA INFORM DEMOCRACY: A COMPARATIVE APPROACH, Toril Aalberg and James Curran, eds., Routledge, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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35.

Exposure Diversity as a Policy Goal

Journal of Media Law, 2012-4, pp. 65-92
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR)
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The Achilles' Heel of Autocracies: The Role of Media in Transition to Democracy

Willamette Law Review, Vol. 46, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
The British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)
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The Impact of Media Bias: How Editorial Slant Affects Voters

Journal of Politics, Vol. 67, No. 4, November 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science and Oberlin College - Department of Politics
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The Role of Opinion Leaders in the Dissemination of Media Messages During the Re-Election Period: The Case of Bosnia and Herzegovinia

CEU Political Science Journal, Vol. 6, No. 2, 167-191, 2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Studies
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Policy Certainty and the CNN Effect

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Canterbury
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Media Discourse within the Context of the 'Economic Crisis' in Greece: A Critical Analysis from the Perspective of Identity Formation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens - School of Economics & Political Science and VU University Amsterdam
Downloads 143
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A Critical Transition in Political Communication: From Push Media to Pull Media

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Sources of Negative Attitudes Toward the News Media: Horse Race Coverage, Tabloid Coverage, and the Neglected Role of Elite Opinion Leadership

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Government
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The Role of the Media in a Democracy: The Asian Perspective

Journal of Society and Communication, 2013, 447-491
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
Downloads 137
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Moving Media and Conflict Studies Beyond the CNN Effect

Review of International Studies, March 2016
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Bar-Ilan University, International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO), International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO) and University of Manchester
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Priming Character: Character, Media Influence, and Tony Blair in the 2005 Election in Britain

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Exeter - Department of Politics, Australian National University and University of Exeter
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Frame Switching and the Flag: The Effects of Patriotic Images in the Mass Media After the Election of Barack Obama

APSA 2009 Toronto Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
Elon University and Elon University
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Mass Media and Public Policy: Global Evidence from Agricultural Policies

LICOS Discussion Paper No. 232/2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Università degli Studi di Milano and KU Leuven - Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance (LICOS)

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Exploiting a Rare Shift in Communication Flows to Document News Media Persuasion: The 1997 United Kingdom General Election

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Government and University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science
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Calling it Wrong: Partisan Media Effects on Electoral Expectations and Institutional Trust

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania and Independent
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Truth in Advertising? Visuals, Sound, and the Factual Accuracy of Political Advertising

Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, September 1-4, 2010, Seattle, Washington
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Carleton College - Professor of Political Science and University of Exeter - Department of Politics
Downloads 97