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Does the partisan divide extend to online reviews?

Graf-Vlachy, Lorenz (2021) Does the partisan divide extend to online reviews? USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (27 Mar 2021). Blog Entry.

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Liberals and conservatives differ starkly in their political convictions, and their assessment of social and economic issues. Surprisingly, they also write very different online reviews when they evaluate online purchases. Researchers analysed the web browsing behaviour of a sample of US consumers and found that liberal customers write online reviews that are longer and contain more arguments. Lorenz Graf-Vlachy explains the findings and examines the factors behind these behavioural differences.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Date Deposited: 23 Apr 2021 11:21
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2021 23:04

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