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Lost in Translation?

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 10:21
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In their 2006 JPE media paper, Gentzkow and Shapiro  begin their piece by contrasting how the New York Times and Al Jazeera report on the same foreign policy event. I experienced something like this today because “The Conversation” just published a piece I wrote. The title for my piece is:
As Incomes Rise in China, so Does Concern About Pollution”.    The New Republic has republished my piece but it has given it this headline;

As Chinese Incomes Rise, So Does Pollution


Do you see that the two headlines differ in predictable ways?  Media bias revisited!

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