Yale Study Determines "Who Falls For Fake News"Mark Melin
Who falls for fake news sites? Yale University professors Gordon Pennycook and David Rand engaged in a study that sought answers on the question that “poses a threat to democracy.” While political conviction played a role – and Trump voters had a different profile in certain measurements than did Clinton supporters – what differentiated people’s susceptibility to embrace fake news sites most was their ability or willingness to engage in analytical thinking.
Fake news sites a threat . . .
This content is exclusively for paying members. Access all of our content on including years of timeless investment news and in depth analysis for only a few dollars a month by signing up here while also supporting quality content and journalism, or learn more about our premium content here
If you are subscribed and having an account error please clear cache and then cookies if that does not work email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as quick as humanly possible