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Channel 4 privatisation would have negative impact - study

Wednesday 4 May 2016 | 20:57 CET | News
UK broadcaster Channel 4 has published a new report which concludes that their public service remit is comfortably sustainable and that the impact of privatising it would be 'overwhelmingly negative'. The report was written by Patrick Barwise, emeritus professor of management and marketing at London Business School, and Gillian Brooks, research fellow at Oxford University's Centre for Corporate Reputation. It analyses the likely consequences of privatisation, focusing on the investment case for a potential buyer, most likely, a major US media company. To generate an acceptable return on their

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