Internet Use and Society Division
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In April and May 2020, we collected survey data from adults in the United States, Switzerland and Italy to ask them about their experiences during the Coronavirus pandemic. Here, we showcase some of our findings and point to our related work elsewhere.
A few notes on methods:
We are grateful to the University of Zurich and to Microsoft Research for supporting this work.
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Evans, J.H. & Hargittai, E. (2020) Who Doesn't Trust Fauci? The Public's Belief in the Expertise and Shared Values of Scientists in the Covid-19 Pandemic. Socius.
Nguyen, M.H., Gruber, J., Fuchs, J., Marler, W., Hunsaker, A., & Hargittai, E. (2020). Changes in Digital Communication During the COVID-19 Global Pandemic: Implications for Digital Inequality and Future Research. Social Media + Society.
Hargittai, E., Nguyen, M.H., Fuchs, J., Gruber, J., Marler, W., Hunsaker, A., & Karaoglu, G. (2020). From Zero to a National Data Set in Two Weeks: Reflections on a COVID-19 Collaborative Survey Project. Social Media + Society.
Hargittai, E., & Nguyen, M.H. 2020. How Switzerland kept in touch during Covid-19. SwissInfo.ch June 19.
Evans, J.H. & Hargittai, E. 2020. Why Would Anyone Distrust Anthony Fauci?. Scientific American June 7.
Redmiles, E., Kaptchuk, G. & Hargittai, E. The Success of Contact Tracing Doesn't Just Depend on Privacy. Wired. May 23.
Hargittai, E. & Thouvenin, F. 2020. Tracking-App: Die Chancen stehen gut Neue Zürcher Zeitung. May 2.
Hargittai, E. & Redmiles, E. 2020. Will Americans Be Willing to Install COVID-19 Tracking Apps? Scientific American. April 28.