‘MTSU On the Record’ explores corporate media, cab...

‘MTSU On the Record’ explores corporate media, cable television

Dr. Adam Rennhoff, MTSU Department of Economics and Finance

The impact of corporate media takeovers was the focus of a recent edition of “MTSU On the Record.”

Dr. Adam Rennhoff

Host Gina Logue’s interview with Dr. Adam Rennhoff, assistant professor in the MTSU Department of Economics and Finance, aired on WMOT-FM (89.5 and You can listen to the interview here.

Rennhoff’s research flies in the face of the conventional wisdom that the housing of many newspapers and radio and television stations under relatively few corporate umbrellas diminishes media’s service to their localities.

The interview also will include discussion of Rennhoff’s research into a la carte pricing in the cable television industry. A la carte pricing would allow consumers to select and pay for only those television channels they watch frequently.

To listen to previous “MTSU On the Record” programs, go to the “Audio Clips” archives here and here.

For more information about “MTSU On the Record,” contact Logue at 615-898-5081 or WMOT-FM at 615-898-2800.