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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Comments [1]

Mike H from Joliet Il

Bob, before you delete another comment you find uncomfortable for your good liberal sensibilities, let me remind you that my tax money does pay part of your salary .

Jan. 20 2009 07:12 PM

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