Course Description

MIT 3132F-001 (Fall 2021)   The Political Economy of the Entertainment Industries

Instructor: P. Aitken

Course Description
What economic conditions influence production inside the entertainment industries? How is digitalization changing the politics of entertainment production? What potential does digitalization hold for innovation and cultural diversity? How are Canadian businesses faring inside the global entertainment sector? These are among the key questions that this course aims to answer.


MIT 3437G if taken in 2009-10, MIT 3871F/G in 2010-11 or 2011-12.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.