National Press Club

The Economics of Journalism

March 4, 2002

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Run time: 56 minutes

A panel of journalists talked about the kidnapping and murder of Wall Street Journal correspondent Daniel Pearl and its implication for other journalists abroad. They also talked about the economics of news, including a situation at ABC News in which "Nightline" was rumored to be replaced by "David Letterman." Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.