Combating Fake News: An Agenda for Research and Action

Conference held February 17–18, 2017 Organized by Matthew Baum, David Lazer, and Nicco Mele Sponsored by         Final report written by David Lazer †‡, Matthew Baum ‡, Nir Grinberg †‡, Lisa Friedland †‡, Kenneth Joseph†‡, Will Hobbs…

Combating Fake News: An Agenda for Research and Action

The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy and Northeastern University convened a group of top thought-leaders on February 17-18, 2017 in a conference to address how to combat fake news. The summit, entitled “Combating Fake News: An Agenda…

Combating Fake News: An Agenda for Research and Action

A working meeting to discuss the foundations and implications of fake news, as well as possible interventions. Registration for this event has now closed. Download the agenda. Sponsored by the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, the Ash…

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