Richard Fletcher

University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

13 Norham Gardens

Oxford, OX2 6PS

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (25)

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Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2021

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Number of pages: 164 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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digital news, news media, social media, paying for news, fairness, misinformation, trust in news

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Bias, Bullshit and Lies: Audience Perspectives on Low Trust in the Media

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 May 2018
Nic Newman and Richard Fletcher
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 1,017 (33,895)
Citation 22

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trust, news, bias, journalism, fake news

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Trust in UK Government and News Media COVID-19 Information Down, Concerns Over Misinformation from Government and Politicians Up

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 765 (50,197)
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news, misinformation, trust, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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A Mile Wide, an Inch Deep: Online News and Media Use in the 2019 UK General Election

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 May 2020
Richard Fletcher, Nic Newman and Anne Schulz
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 462 (95,141)
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digital news, news, social media, mobile, General Election 2019, UK politics

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Analysis of the Relation Between and Impact of Public Service Media and Private Media

Number of pages: 87 Posted: 11 Nov 2016
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 222 (207,921)
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journalism, news, public service media

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News Avoidance in the UK Remains High as Lockdown Restrictions Are Eased

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 198 (231,026)
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news, news avoidance, news finds me, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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An Ongoing Infodemic: How People in Eight Countries Access News and Information about Coronavirus a Year into the Pandemic

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism 2021
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jun 2021
Rasmus Kleis Nielsen, Anne Schulz and Richard Fletcher
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 156 (283,851)

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trust, misinformation, news, coronavirus, social media, COVID-19

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Most in the UK Say News Media Have Helped Them Respond to COVID-19, but a Third Say News Coverage Has Made the Crisis Worse

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 141 (308,089)

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news, media, politics, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Communications in the Coronavirus Crisis: Lessons for the Second Wave

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Nov 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute
Downloads 107 (377,057)

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news, knowledge, inequalities, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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What We Think We Know and What We Want to Know: Perspectives on Trust in News in a Changing World

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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News media trust, comparative research, online news, social media, credibility, engaged journalism

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UK Public Opinion Polarised on News Coverage of Government Coronavirus Response and Concern Over Misinformation

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism Factsheet, May 2020
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 77 (463,585)
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news, polarisation, Government, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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News Media Broadly Trusted as Source of Coronavirus Information, Views of UK Government Response Highly Polarised

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism Factsheet, April 2020
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 70 (488,608)
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news, approval, Government, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Are News Outlets Viewed in the Same Way by Experts and the Public? A Comparison Across 23 European Countries

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Sep 2020
Anne Schulz, Richard Fletcher and Marina Popescu
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 61 (524,392)

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trust, accuracy, news, expert survey, news audience research

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Initial Surge in News Use around Coronavirus in the UK Has Been Followed by Significant Increase in News Avoidance

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism Factsheet, May 2020
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 May 2020 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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news, news avoidance, news finds me, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Majority Think UK Government COVID-19 Response Worse Than Other Developed Countries, Almost Half Say Response Too Focused On Protecting the Economy

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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news, polarisation, government, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Are Newspapers Heading Towards Post-Print Obscurity? A Case Study of the Independent’s Transition to Online-Only

Digital Journalism, doi: 10.1080/21670811.2018.1504625
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Oct 2018
Neil Thurman and Richard Fletcher
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 30 (690,566)
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attention, audience measurement, engagement, newspapers, online-only, reach, readership, time spent reading

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Social Media Very Widely Used, But Use for News and Information about COVID-19 Is Declining

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism 2020
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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news, social media, trust, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Consistent and Widespread Belief in the Threat of COVID-19 to the UK Economy

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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news, risk, economy, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Forbidden fruit or soured grapes? Long-term effects of the temporary unavailability and rationing of US news websites on their consumption from the European Union

Thurman, N., Sly, J., Wilczek, B., & Fletcher, R. (2022). Forbidden fruit or soured grapes? Long-term effects of the temporary unavailability and rationing of US news websites on their consumption from the European Union. International Communication Gazette. https://doi.org/10.1177/1748048522111131
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jul 2022
Neil Thurman, James Sly, Bartosz Wilczek and Richard Fletcher
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, affiliation not provided to SSRN, LMU - Ludwig Maximilians Universität Munich and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Downloads 11 (851,015)

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General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR, lock-in, product availability, rationing, restricted availability, status quo bias, switching costs, transnational news audiences, unavailability, website consumption

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Even Low News Users Say They Are Willing to Take Preventive Measures against COVID-19

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 2020
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2020
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
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news, testing, face masks, UK, coronavirus, COVID-19

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Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2019

Posted: 15 Nov 2019
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

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digital news; news media; social media; pay for news; populism; misinformation; trust in news

22.

Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2018

Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2018; ISBN 978-1-907384-48-6
Posted: 01 Oct 2018
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

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News, Journalism, Digital Media, Social Media, Audience Research

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Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2017

Posted: 28 Aug 2017
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of JournalismUniversity of Liverpool - Department of Communication and Media, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

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News, Journalism, Digital Media, Social Media, Audience Research

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Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2016

Posted: 24 Jun 2016
Nic Newman, Richard Fletcher, David Levy and Rasmus Kleis Nielsen
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

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news, journalism, digital media, social media

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Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2015: Supplementary Report

Digital News Report (2015), Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
Posted: 02 May 2016
University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oregon, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and University of Oxford - Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

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news, news consumption, online news, news trends, digital news, journalism, social media