A new book, written by our Co-Director, Joshua A. Tucker and CSMaP Collaborator, Nathaniel Persily, argues academic researchers should have more access to the data locked inside Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms. CSMaP Communications Director, Venuri Siriwardane, sat down with the researchers for a Q&A to learn more.
CSMaP Communications Director, Venuri Siriwardane, met with our Co-Director, Joshua A. Tucker to discuss the future of social media research as false information about COVID-19 spreads alongside the disease itself. Read this Q&A to learn more.
The following is excerpted from an article we wrote for TechStream, a publication launched by the Brookings Institution to bridge the gap between technologists and policymakers. Links to the full article and research paper are in the post.