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COMM 142W. Media Economics. 4-5 Units.

Uses economics to examine the generation and consumption of information in communication markets. Covers concepts that play a large role in information economics, including public goods, economies of scale, product differentiation, and externalities. Looks at individuals¿ information demands as consumers, producers, audience members, and voters. Topics include economics of Internet, sustainability of accountability journalism, and marketplace of ideas.
Same as: COMM 242

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...176) Communication 5 60 65 - COMM 137W , COMM 104W , COMM 142W Comparative Literature - 40 65...

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...courses which include: COMM 104W , COMM 120W, COMM 137W, COMM 142W, and COMM 143W satisfy...