A New Revenue Source for Journalism? – Freakonomics Freakonomics

Felix Salmon recently proposed an interesting new profit source for newspapers like The New York Times. Citing the Times’s recent expose on Walmart and the resulting drop in the company’s share price, Salmon wonders why the company doesn’t charge companies for early access to big stories.

Source: A New Revenue Source for Journalism? – Freakonomics Freakonomics