Mediating Business

The Expansion of Business Journalism

Edited by: Peter Kjar, Tore Slaatta

Mediating Business is a study of the expansion of business journalism. Building on evidence from Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, Mediating Business is a comparative and multidisciplinary study of one of the major transformations of the mass media and the realm of business - nationally and globally. The book explores the history of key innovations and innovators in the business press. It also analyzes changes in the discourse of business journalism associated with the growth in business news and the development of new ways of framing business issues and events. Finally, the book examines the organizational implications of the increased media visibility of business and, in particular, the development of corporate governance and media relations.


306 pages

Publication Date: 9/14/2007
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9788763001991