Like its companion volume, Telecommunications in Europe, this book deals with the evolution of powerful monopoly institutions in the communications field--the public broadcasters--and the dramatic changes that took place in the late 1980s throughout Europe, and transformed the media landscape. It provides a comprehensive view of European broadcasting systems, using the perspective of economics and policy analysis. The introductory part offers a framework for understanding media and the forces of change affecting them. The main section is a unique series of chapters covering the broadcast and cable television systems of almost thirty European countries.Much of their production takes place in facilities in Paris, and their signals are relayed by wire or microwave across the border ... The private Globo Monte Carlo has been owned since 1985 by Tele-Globo, Brazila#39;s major media firm; the station, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Television in Europe|
|Author||:||Eli Noam Professor of Finance and Economics and Director of the Institute of Tele-Information Columbia University|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1992-01-11|