The rise of fake news highlights the erosion of long-standing institutional bulwarks against misinformation in the internet age. Concern over the problem is global. However, much remains unknown regarding the vulnerabilities of individuals, institutions, and society to manipulations by malicious actors. A new system of safeguards is needed.
Former Research Fellow, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program/Agricultural Innovation in Africa, 2014–2015
Current Affiliation: Ph.D candidate, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, NorwayLast Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 12:57pm