August 3, 2020

Myanmar’s Media Response to COVID-19: A Media Development Investment Fund (MDIF) Survey

In June 2020, MDIF conducted a survey of 36 Myanmar media outlets […]

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August 3, 2020

Media Turn to Engagement and Creativity to Confront COVID Crisis

As a result of COVID-19, media outlets’ revenues have plummeted while audiences […]

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August 3, 2020

Supporting Local Journalism in the Age of Covid-19

The sector most at risk during the COVID-19 pandemic is local journalism. […]

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August 3, 2020

Crisis and Opportunity: How Independent Media Can Learn from the Pandemic

On the one hand, sustained and unprecedented demand from audiences for trustworthy […]

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August 3, 2020

Local Radio Stations in Africa Prove Resilient Amid COVID-19

Ensuring the viability of local radio stations in Africa is a balancing […]

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December 24, 2019

World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law. Spotlight 12: The media

This chapter of the 2017 World Development Report focuses on the role […]

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December 24, 2019

Media Capture in Europe

The collusion between the political class and media owners has reached unprecedented […]

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December 24, 2019

Newspapers and Parties: How Advertising Revenues Created an Independent Press

Using data on nineteenth-century American newspapers, the paper shows that places with […]

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December 24, 2019

Government Advertising and Media Coverage of Corruption Scandals

This research shows that in Argentina, the amount of coverage of corruption […]

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December 24, 2019

In the Service of Power: Media Capture and the Threat to Democracy

This collection looks at the state of media around the world with […]

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December 24, 2019

Inequality and Media Capture

This research presents a theory of media capture in which the rich […]

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