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What if journalists had said nothing about the financial meltdown?

Beckett, Charlie (2008) What if journalists had said nothing about the financial meltdown? POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (08 Dec 2008). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

What if journalists had said nothing about the financial meltdown at the beginning of the crisis? Would it have alleviated the tail-spin into global collapse? The Guardian’s Peter Wilby has an intriguing example from relatively recent history that at least offers an alternative universe where the media was kept hushed:

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2008 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 10:48
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2019 23:17
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/78092

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