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Title Bad news : how America's business press missed the story of the century / edited by Anya Schiffrin
Published New York, NY : New Press, [2011]


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Description x, 227 pages ; 22 cm
Contents The U.S. press and the financial crisis / Anya Schiffrin -- The media and the crisis : an information theoretic approach / Joseph E. Stiglitz -- Power problem / Dean Starkman -- The financial press : it's not as bad as its reputation / Chris Roush -- Missing the moment / Ryan Chittum -- The quiet crisis / Peter S. Goodman -- The real housing crisis of Orange County / Moe Tkacik -- The financial crisis and the UK media / Steve Schifferes -- What would good reporting look like? / Robert H. Giles, Barry Sussman
Summary Summary: The role of the business press in the current financial crisis strikes at the heart of the heated debate about the mediaʼs role as guardians of our democratic society. With contributions from leading journalists and academics at the forefront of this issue, Bad News is the first attempt to navigate through a controversy that will be studied for decades to come
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [206]-227)
Subject Journalism, Commercial -- United States.
Financial crises -- United States.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 2001-2009.
Author Schiffrin, Anya, 1962-
LC no. 2010035640
ISBN 9781595585493