Is the press to blame?

Gergen, D.
January 1992
U.S. News & World Report;1/13/92, Vol. 112 Issue 1, p54
Presents a commentary examining the negative reporting about the economy, which makes consumers feel worse, but the impact is less than media critics--and the administration--claim. The media used as a scapegoat during times of trouble; The gulf crisis diverted attention from the economy; Victory in the Persian Gulf War created an illusion of good times; Questions what role media coverage plays; More.


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