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The global COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for credible and fast news. In the early days, news consumption increased as the public tried to make sense of the rapidly evolving crisis. Despite the surge in demand, news organisations experienced a substantial hit to revenues, which led to the closure or suspension of many local newspapers across Australia. The pandemic has accelerated the industry’s decades-long struggle to replace falling advertising income.
|Place of Publication||Canberra|
|Publisher||News Media Research Centre, University of Canberra|
|Commissioning body||Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism and Ideas|
|Number of pages||110|
|Publication status||Published - 23 Jun 2021|