Fake News, Immigration and Opinion Polarisation

Author(s): Carlo Alessandro Borella

Type: Poster

Department: Department of Methodology

Exhibit no: 17

Winner - Festival Prize

Nowadays, it is hard to venture online without coming across a heated discussion over “Fake News”; as a result, people are finding hard times moving through an entirely new distorted era of misinformation. In this paper, we investigate the effect of fake news on people’s opinion polarisation.