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The Digital Shift in the Media and Content Industries: a quick overview

Abstract: 
This chapter offers a structured review of the major transformations the MCI industries have been going through. It provides some insights into the policy questions these transformations are raising. New ways of implementing policies are suggested and their effectiveness in a digital world is discussed. The first section gives some figures showing the significance of the MCI industries. The second section follows the digital shifts and its impact. The third section reviews the policies.