Dave Rand, Part I: Flagging Fake News

Premiere DateSep 25, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Preface
01:29 Dave Rand
03:40 Experimental Breakdown
06:37 Negative Association with Verification
10:04 Breakdown by Age
11:57 Outro
12:41 Asktell Lina Tulgren
15:38 Finish

Dave Rand joins the show to discuss his recent study about the effects of fact checking and verifying news articles on social media sites like Facebook.

Dave Rand is an Associate Professor or Psychology, Economics and Management at Yale University. Click here to read more about the study.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…