Spring 2013 MBA Course

B9301-171: The Media Industries: Public Policy and Business Strategy

T - Full Term, 05:45PM to 09:00PM

Location: WJW 311

Instructor: Jonathan Knee


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The course is designed to introduce law and business students to the unusual regulatory and business conditions and challenges in the media industries. A variety of topics are covered including intellectual property, the history and structure of the media industries, communications regulation, strategies of integration and consolidation and patterns of innovation in the media industry.




Jonathan Knee

DirectorProfessor Knee is a Senior Managing Director at Evercore Partners. Knee teaches Media Mergers and Acquisitions and co-teaches Strategic Management of Media with Professor Bruce Greenwald. Prior to becoming an investment banker, he was Director of International Affairs at United Airlines and served as Adjunct Professor of Law at Northwestern University. Before joining Evercore in 2003, Knee was a Managing Director and Co-head of Morgan Stanley's...

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