New issue of Political Economy journal
The Political Economy of Communication is a peer-reviewed open access journal published under the auspices of the IAMCR Political Economy section. It showcases original research from established and emerging scholars and commentaries on contemporary media-related issues. Volume 9, Number 1 is now available online.
9.1 is the Covid pandemic-themed issue. Contents are listed below.
Submissions for Volume 9.2 and 10.1 in 2022 are now being received. Authors of papers submitted to IAMCR 2021 online conference with a political economy theme are encouraged to submit their papers for publication.
Pandemic Lessons: Total Surveillance and the Post-Trust Society
by Mark Andrejevic, Zala Volcic
The Rush to Return to Live Sports Events: A Political-Economic Analysis of Sports Entertainment in the Time of COVID-19
Jennifer M Proffitt, Nivia Escobar Salazar, Juliann Cortese, Patrick F. Merle
Nigerian Newsrooms Under COVID-19 Lockdown
By Fatima Abubakre
From the Ashes: Imagining a Post-Commercial Future for Media
By Victor Pickard
Robotics, AI and Humanity
By Russell A. Newman