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The right to tell : the role of mass media in economic development (English)

Abstract

A free press is not a luxury. It is at the core of equitable development. The media can expose corruption. They can keep a check on public policy by throwing a spotlight on government action. They let people voice diverse opinions on governance and reform...  See More +

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  • Islam, Roumeen; Djankov, Simeon; McLeish, Caralee;
  • 2002/11/30
  • Publication;
  • 25070
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • The right to tell : the role of mass media in economic development
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