The fourth and final session focuses on the measurement of media diversity. Existing methodologies to measure diversity will be discussed in particular the more and more frequent use of Stirling’s framework; as well as ways and fields to apply them, with a focus on the relation between cultural diversity and economic development. Two papers will be presented:
Dr. Heritiana Ranaivoson is a Senior Researcher at iMinds-SMIT, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium). He studied Economics and Management at Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan (France) and obtained his PhD in Economics (Université Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne). He was a member of the Unesco Expert Group on the Statistical measurement of the diversity of cultural expressions (2007-2011) and since 2008 he is part of the U40-Capacity Building Programme „Cultural Diversity 2030“. Heritiana has been a visiting lecturer in the universities of Paris 1, Lyon 3, Senghor (Egypt), Paris 8, Facultés Universitaires Saint-Louis (Belgium) and at Ina SUP.
Workshop Innovation & Diversity in the Media Economy