Title
Pitfalls and obstacles of media policy making in an age of digital convergence : the flemish signal integrity case Pitfalls and obstacles of media policy making in an age of digital convergence : the flemish signal integrity case
Author
Faculty/Department
Faculty of Social Sciences. Communication Sciences
Publication type
article
Publication
University Park, PA :Institute for Information Policy, Pennsylvania State University ,
Subject
Mass communications
Source (journal)
Journal of information policy / Pennsylvania State University. Institute for Information Policy. - University Park, PA, 2011, currens
Volume/pages
(2014) :4 , p. 444-462
ISSN
2158-3897
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c:vabb:380496
Carrier
E
Target language
English (eng)
Affiliation
University of Antwerp
Abstract
Technological convergence is remaking and even erasing the borders between industries once considered separate, and is forcing policymakers to evolve new regulatory frameworks for a rapidly changing industrial environment. Using the advocacy coalition framework, the authors investigate a struggle by Flemish broadcasters against video distributors to protect the integrity of their broadcast signals. The authors argue that the case may be an indicator of the struggles to come as the television space struggles with convergence, with implications for the European Union and other regions.
Full text (open access)
https://repository.uantwerpen.be/docman/irua/807784/a42be460.pdf
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