Cultural diversity

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GERMANN, Christophe - Cultural diversity and free trade in audiovisual services: Is there an abuse of dominant market positions?

Working document (Conference on Cultural Industries and New Information Technologies, Strasbourg, France, November 19-20, 2001.) Council of Europe - Steering Committee on the Mass Media (CDMM), 2001, 8 p.
This document analyzes the current audiovisual market to determine whether it is necessary to liberalize trade in film and television products as proposed by the GATS negotiations. The author briefly summarizes the main issues and recommends legal solutions that could ensure greater diversity in the production, distribution, and presentation of audiovisual works.