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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concentration_of_media_ownership

Concentration of media ownership is a process whereby progressively fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media. Contemporary research demonstrates increasing levels of consolidation, ... Media mergers have become more prevalent in recent years, which has people wondering about ...

www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/02/antimonopoly-big-business/514358

Feb 22, 2017 ... It includes falling real wages, as decades of mergers have reduced the ... between citizens, and the business models of mainstream media. ... All political groups rely on independent news media to communicate effectively with voters, ... Americans built the world's first modern political economy designed to ...

www.economist.com/topics/monopolies

A proposed health-care merger raises difficult antitrust questions ... The Mexican economy has recovered somewhat from a scorching recession imported from ...

www.nytimes.com/2014/07/26/business/a-21st-century-fox-time-warner-merger-would-narrow-already-dwindling-competition.html

Jul 25, 2014 ... Antitrust experts said that a merger of 21st Century Fox and Time ... By 2012, just six companies — including Fox (then part of News ... direct competitors in the businesses of film and television production ... To look only at price competition and economic efficiency “makes no sense whatsoever” in the media ...

www.denverpost.com/2015/07/17/airline-consolidation-has-created-airport-monopolies-increased-fares

Jul 17, 2015 ... BusinessAirlines. Airline consolidation has created airport monopolies, increased fares ... In the past decade, mega-mergers reduced nine large U.S. airlines to four ... have contributed to higher fares, among them a stronger economy, ... Recent deals indicate the big airlines intend to stick to a strategy of ...

www.thenation.com/article/america-has-a-monopoly-problem-and-its-huge

Oct 23, 2017 ... The Nobel Prize winner argues that an economy dominated by large ... Monopoly corporations are the primary reason that drug prices in the United .... Recent research, including that by Mark Stelzner of Connecticut College, in a .... more compelling cases for the efficiency gains from a proposed merger: If ...

www.medialit.org/reading-room/empire-strikes-mergers-media-world

An overview of the author's ground-breaking book, The Media Monopoly. ... corporations control most of the business in daily newspapers, magazines, television, ... And while there is much news and commentary about media mergers and ... Recent events in broadcasting have further concentrated ownership in television.

www.globalissues.org/article/159/media-conglomerates-mergers-concentration-of-ownership

Jan 22, 1999 ... Topics include media conglomeration, mega mergers, concentration of ownership, ... there is a concentration of ownership due to the risk of increased economic .... Rupert Murdoch's News Corp/FOX merger with DirecTv in ... Even from a business perspective, the oligopolies or monopolies is not desirable.

newrepublic.com/article/143595/return-monopoly-amazon-rise-business-tycoon-white-house-democrats-return-party-trust-busting-roots

Jul 13, 2017 ... With Amazon on the rise and a business tycoon in the White House, can a ... of its founding with a “global shopping event” called Prime Day. ... Get the latest from TNR. ... that were consolidating their control over the American economy. .... media concentration that brought us Fox News and Rush Limbaugh.