Grant Awarded to investigate how assessment of intent influences belief in (fake) news

Grant awarded to investigate how readers’ assessment of intent impacts their belief in news reports. The grant will support data collection and analysis, with wage support for graduate students.

Murungi, D., and S. Purao. Examining How Assessment of Intent Impacts Belief in Fake News. Sept 2021 to August 2022. Bentley Research Council. $6,500.