D&S researcher Mary Madden is helming a robust, nationally representative survey of American adults that includes an oversample of low-SES respondents.
Mary’s survey will make a fundamental contribution to understanding the everyday privacy and security-related behaviors of low-SES adults and seek to answer key questions that can ground the policy conversations and debates about privacy and security in the digital age:
This project is supported by a grant from the Digital Trust Foundation, and benefits from the input and generous participation of a distinguished Research Advisory Board.
Executive Director, Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University
Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School
Michele E. Gilman
Venable Professor of Law, University of Baltimore
Director, Saul Ewing Civil Advocacy Clinic
Seeta Peña Gangadharan
Assistant Professor, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science
Program Fellow, New America’s Open Technology Institute
Affiliate, Data & Society Research Institute
Senior Researcher, Pew Research Center
Dean of Social Science, Columbia University
Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies, Columbia University
Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania
Robert Lewis Shayon Professor of Communication, University of Pennsylvania
Principal at Upturn
Non-Residential Fellow, Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School
paper | 10.24.16
Mary Madden, Michele Gilman, Karen Levy, Alice Marwick
Introduction: Low-income communities have historically been subject to a wide range of governmental monitoring and related privacy intrusions in daily life. The privacy harms poor communities and their residents suffer...
D&S researcher Mary Madden discusses the security and privacy issues related to Amazon’s new door-unlocking service. “It’s easy to see the ways in which some of these technologies will...
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