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Innovation Policies in the European News Media Industry

A Comparative Study

  • Hans van Kranenburg

Part of the Media Business and Innovation book series (MEDIA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Hans van Kranenburg
    Pages 1-8
  3. Mikko Grönlund, Tom Björkroth
    Pages 49-66
  4. Prodromos Monastiridis, Paraskevi Dekoulou, Andreas Veglis, George Tsourvakas
    Pages 97-108
  5. Cinzia Dal Zotto, Vittoria Sacco, Yoann Schenker
    Pages 109-126
  6. Bernt von zur Mühlen, Andrea Zweifel
    Pages 127-136
  7. Arne H. Krumsvik, Knut Kvale, Per Egil Pedersen
    Pages 149-160
  8. Mercedes Medina, Francisco J. Pérez-Latre, Alfonso Sánchez-Tabernero, Carolina Díaz-Espina
    Pages 177-190
  9. Nicola Lucchi, Mart Ots, Jonas Ohlsson
    Pages 191-203
  10. Cinzia Dal Zotto, Vittoria Sacco, Yoann Schenker
    Pages 205-218
  11. Hans van Kranenburg
    Pages 227-238
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 239-240

About this book


This book explores the importance and the types of media innovation policies formulated and implemented in various European countries. Each country analysis illustrates the evolution and structure of news media markets and media cross-ownership policies in recent years and evaluates how innovation policies stimulate innovative activities in journalism and news media. The main objective of this book is to promote discussion on how innovation policies can help the news media industry to meet development needs and requirements in the future. It will help scholars, politicians and practitioners in the media industry to identify best practices to support innovation in a rapidly changing news media landscape.


Media Business Media Economics Media Industry Media Innovation policy Media Management Media Markets

Editors and affiliations

  • Hans van Kranenburg
    • 1
  1. 1.Nijmegen School of ManagementRadboud UniversityNijmegenThe Netherlands

About the editors

Prof. Dr. H.L. (Hans) van Kranenburg is full professor of Corporate Strategy at Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen School of Management, the Netherlands. He has been a visiting scholar at Media Management and Transformation Center at Jönköping International Business School (Sweden), University of Navarra (Spain) and the University of Chicago (USA) and will join the University of Oxford (UK) in Autumn 2015. He published on strategic behaviour of organizations, industry dynamics, alliances and networks, foreign direct investments, and non-market strategies. He also is an expert in media management and economics. He is co-author of the book Management and Innovation in the Media Industry. Furthermore, he advised companies such as publishing companies on strategic and anti-trust issues.

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