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Media Bias in the Marketplace: Theory

Matthew Gentzkow, Jesse M. Shapiro, Daniel F. Stone

NBER Working Paper No. 19880
Issued in February 2014
NBER Program(s):Industrial Organization, Political Economy

We review the theoretical literature on market determinants of media bias. We present a theoretical framework that organizes many key themes in the literature, and discuss substantive lessons.

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Document Object Identifier (DOI): 10.3386/w19880

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