Advertising Spending and Media Bias: Evidence from News Coverage of Car Safety Recalls
NBER Working Paper No. 23940
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We thank Sinan Aral, Ruben Enikolopov, Matthew Gentzkow, Fabrizio Germano, Johanna Glauber, Xiang Hui, Ulrich Laitenberger, Joan Monras, Sarah Moshary, Maria Petrova, Arnaud Philippe, Paul Seabright, Jesse Shapiro, Jim Snyder, Francesco Sobbrio, David Stromberg, Michael Ward, Erina Ytsma and participants in the 2016 Media Economics Workshop, NBER Summer Institute (IO), QME Conference (2017), IIOC, Telecom Paristech ICT Conference, Munich Summer Institute 2017, Marketing Science Conference, the 10th Toulouse Internet Conference, the 2nd Conference on Media Bias, and seminars at MIT, UPF, NUS, LMU, EUI, INSEAD, CEMFI, CUNEF, and ULB for helpful discussion. Milena Djourelova provided outstanding research assistance. The authors thankfully acknowledge financial support from the University of Toronto, Brown University, CEPREMAP, Barcelona GSE, the Jean Jacques Laffont Digital Chair, MIT IDE and LIEPP. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.