In this lunchtime talk, Lucy Purdon, ICT Project Manager with IHRB, presented her recent case study on the economic and social impacts of mobile network shutdowns in Pakistan. Purdon uses Telenor as an anvenue to discuss the reasons for frequent shutdowns and suggest future best practices.
Monroe E. Price, director of the Center for Global Communication Studies at the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication, is the 2016 recipient of the C. Edwin Baker Award for the Advancement of Scholarship on Media, Markets and Democracy. This press release was first posted on the Annenberg School for Communication’s website.
This panel discussion explored Monroe E. Price’s most recent publication Free Expression, Globalism, and the New Strategic Communication. Panelists included Monroe E. Price, Director of the Center for Global Communciation Studies, Annenberg School for Communication, William W. Burke-White, Richard Perry Professor and Inaugural Director, Perry World House; Deputy Dean and Professor of Law, Ellen P. Goodman, Professor of Law, Rutgers University, and Carolyn Marvin, the Frances Yates Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication.
Sina Odugbemi reviews CGCS Director Monroe E. Price’s book Free Expression, Globalism, and the New Strategic Communication. This article was originally posted on the World Bank blog “People, Spaces, Deliberation” and can be found here.