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Making News

John, Richard R.; Silberstein-Loeb, Jonathan

News reporting is expensive, yet information wants to be free. This unsettling paradox has perplexed everyone who is interested in the future of high-quality journalism. How can the news business be re-envisioned in a rapidly changing world? Can market incentives and technological imperatives provide a way forward? How important were the institutional arrangements that protected the production and distribution of news in the past?

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Making News: The Political Economy of Journalism in Britain and America from the Glorious Revolution to the Internet
Oxford University Press

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