Figure 2.1 on pages 44–45 of Croteau and Hoynes, one of the assigned readings for this week, shows a selection of the holdings of one media conglomerate, News Corporation, as of 2006.
For this Discussion Board, you will explore one other media corporation, analyze its holdings and comment on what you find.
1. Choose one of the companies listed below.
2. Google the company and find its main website. Visit the website and carefully research both its media and non-media holdings.
3. Make a list of the holdings, separating those related to media from those not.
4. Comment in your post on what you’ve found, drawing upon the key concepts from the chapter: conglomeration, globalization, vertical and horizontal integration, synergy, etc. Did you recognize some of the media outlets or products owned by your company? Were you previously aware that the company you researched had such extensive holdings in such diverse industries? Were you surprised or worried by anything you found?
Major Media Corporations
Clear Channel Communications
The Walt Disney Company
Top-quality papers guaranteed
100% original papers
We sell only unique pieces of writing completed according to your demands.
We use security encryption to keep your personal data protected.
We can give your money back if something goes wrong with your order.
Get free features with our reliable essay writing service
We offer you a free title page tailored according to the specifics of your particular style.
Include your preferred formatting style when you order from us to accompany your paper.
Get a list of references to go with your ordered paper.
24/7 support assistance
Reach out to our support agents anytime for free assistance.
Calculate how much your essay costs
What we are popular for
- English 101
- Business Studies