Media Concentration

Consumer Information

Press Releases

Studies

Testimony and Comments


Consumer Information

  • Cable Mergers and Monopolies: Market Power in Digital Media and Communications Networks. (PDF)

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Press Releases

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Studies

  • The End of the End of Competition for Digital Access Service, 07/09/12. (PDF)
  • Why Growing Up is Hard to Do: The “Quarter-life Crisis” of the Digital Revolution in the Transition from a Public Switched Telephone Network to a Public Digital Communications Network, 12/14/11. (PDF)
  • Broken Promises and Strangled Competition: The Record of Baby Bell Merger And Market Opening Behavior, 06/15/05. (PDF)
  • Executive Summary: Broken Promises and Strangled Competition: The Record of Baby Bell Merger And Market Opening Behavior, 06/15/05. (PDF)
  • Mass Deregulation of Media Threatens to Undermine Democracy, 06/03/03. (PDF)
  • Promoting the Public Interest Through Media Ownership Limits, 05/21/03. (PDF)
  • Media Ownership Limits Serve The Public Interest, 05/09/03. (PDF)
  • Concentration in California's Local Media Markets, 03/01/03. (PDF)
  • Executive Summary: Democratic Discourse in the Digital Information Age, 12/13/02. (PDF)
  • Public Support for Media Diversity and Democracy in the Digital Age, 10/31/02. (PDF)

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Testimony and Comments

  • CFA Replies to DOJ's Request for Comments in Review of ASCAP and BMI Consent Decrees, 08/06/2014. (PDF)
  • Buyer and Bottleneck Market Power Make the Comcast-Time Warner Merger "Unapprovable", 04/08/2014. (PDF)
  • CFA Comments Filed at the FCC on Auction Rules for the TV Spectrum, 06/03/2013. (PDF)
  • CFA Comments Urging FCC and DOJ to Oppose Verizon-SpectrumCo Agreement, 07/09/12. (PDF)
  • CFA Letter Urges Close Scrutiny of Universal Music Group and EMI Merger Proposal, 04/26/12. (PDF)
  • Statement of Research Director Mark Cooper on Verizon’s Purchase of Comcast’s Spectrum Licenses., 12/2/11. (PDF)
  • Testimony of Dr. Mark Cooper on Competition in Sports Programming, 03/05/08. (PDF)
  • Testimony of Dr. Mark Cooper on Proposed XM-Sirius Merger, 02/28/07. (PDF)
  • Senate Testimony of Mark Cooper on Media Ownership, 10/02/03. (PDF)
  • Free TV Swallowed by Media Giants, 09/15/03. (PDF)
  • Petition for Reconsideration of Media Ownership Rules, 09/04/03. (PDF)
  • Abracadabra! Hocus-Pocus! Making Media Market Power Disappear With the FCC's Diversity Index, 07/01/03. (PDF)

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