The Swedish Model
Friday, January 16, 2009
As talk of bailouts abound, some in the media are asking “why not us?” Surely journalism is as valuable a national industry as airlines or insurance. Sweden thought so when it bailed out its newspapers back in the 1970s. But did it work? We ask Robert Picard, director of the Media Management and Transformation Centre in Jönköping, Sweden.
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