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Media plurality, the Fox-Sky bid, and the case for referral to Ofcom

Barnett, Steven, Moore, Martin and Tambini, Damian (2017) Media plurality, the Fox-Sky bid, and the case for referral to Ofcom. LSE Media Policy Project Series, Tambini, Damian (ed.) (Media Policy Brief 18). London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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It has now been confirmed that 21st Century Fox, the Film and TV entertainment business controlled by the Murdoch family, wishes to acquire the 61% share of Sky plc (formerly BSkyB) that it does not already own. This proposed expansion of the Murdoch media business raises numerous issues which would engage public interest legislation.

Item Type: Monograph (Report)
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Additional Information: © 2017 The Authors © CC BY-NC 4.0
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: K Law > KD England and Wales
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 16 Mar 2017 14:29
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 22:28
Projects: LSE Media Policy Project
Funders: Open Society Foundattion

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