Propaganda and Crony Capitalism: Partisan Bias in Mexican Television News

@article{Hughes2004PropagandaAC,
  title={Propaganda and Crony Capitalism: Partisan Bias in Mexican Television News},
  author={Sallie Hughes and Chappell Lawson},
  journal={Latin American Research Review},
  year={2004},
  volume={39},
  pages={105 - 81}
}
The relationship between media ownership and partisan bias has been an important source of controversy in emerging democracies. Systematic tests of the effects of ownership, however, remain relatively rare. Using data from content analysis of ninety-three television news programs, as well as more detailed examination of six provincial television stations, we assess the extent of bias exhibited by different types of broadcasters during Mexico's 2000 presidential campaign. We find that privately… 

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