Wednesday 20 May 2009

'Why journalists deserve low pay'

An excellent article by Robert Picard of Sweden's Jonkoping University explaining why journalists shouldn't expect to be paid:

"Wages are compensation for value creation. And journalists simply aren't creating much value these days.

Until they come to grips with that issue, no amount of blogging, twittering, or micropayments is going to solve their failing business models."


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