Who Owns the World’s Media?
Eli M. Noam
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics; Columbia Business School - Institute for Tele Information
March 31, 2013
Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-22
TPRC 41: The 41st Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy
This paper summarizes the status of a multi-year, 30-country study of global media market structure. Going beyond previously presented results, this paper analyzes drivers of such trends and projects their implications for future policy. It also compares US media concentration with that of other developed countries, and how market size and market concentration are related.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 26
Keywords: media ownership, market concentration, global media
JEL Classification: L1, L3, L5, L82, L96, M37, Z1, D43, F13
Date posted: April 1, 2013 ; Last revised: September 7, 2013