Regulating for Broadcasting Diversity: Balancing Economic and Social Values in the Public Interest

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This paper examines the public interest underpinning Australian and German media diversity regulation. It finds that notwithstanding different historical and constitutional origins, both countries regulation espouses similar public interest rationales but increasingly is shaped by the power of private broadcasters and the role of politics.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMedia Diversity Law
Subtitle of host publicationAustralia and Germany Compared
EditorsGeorgios Gounalakis, Greg Taylor
Place of PublicationGermany
PublisherPeter Lang Publishing
Number of pages26
ISBN (Electronic)9783653970920
ISBN (Print)9783631660751
Publication statusPublished - 19 May 2016

Publication series

NameSchriften zum Medien-, Urheber- und Wirtschaftsrecht
ISSN (Print)1867-1012

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