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dc.contributor.authorRothbauer, Juliaen_US
dc.contributor.authorSieg, Gernoten_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-11-02en_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-11-14T17:10:56Z-
dc.date.available2011-11-14T17:10:56Z-
dc.date.issued2011en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/51315-
dc.description.abstractViewer's private information consumption generates external benefits for society, because information improves the ability of voters to control politicians. Our study compares two settings in a free-to-air TV market: a differentiated duopoly of private channels and an oligopoly with both private channels and a public service broadcaster broadcasting information as well as entertainment programs. We find that welfare effects of public service broadcasting depend on its program design and cost efficiency, the external benefits of voter's information, and the magnitude of lost rents from the advertising market.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherTechn. Univ., Inst. für Volkswirtschaftslehre Braunschweigen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesEconomics Department Working Paper Series 13en_US
dc.subject.jelL82en_US
dc.subject.jelD72en_US
dc.subject.jelL32en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordMediaen_US
dc.subject.keywordtwo-sided TV marketen_US
dc.subject.keywordinformation externalitiesen_US
dc.titleWelfare effects of public service broadcasting in a free-to-air TV marketen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn671188283en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US
dc.identifier.repecRePEc:zbw:tbswps:13-
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