How Powerful Are Broadcasters?

Cantor, Matthew
June 2004
Multichannel News;6/7/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 23, p85
Analyzes a lawsuit filed by EchoStar Communications Corp. against Viacom Inc. which presents the issue of the market power possessed by television networks or their affiliate stations. Allegations of EchoStar against Viacom; Ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court in the lawsuit; Ways to determine whether a broadcast network wields market power.


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