43 Pages Posted: 1 Apr 2015 Last revised: 16 Dec 2015
Date Written: March 31, 2015
This paper presents a novel approach to studying modern privacy issues. While there have been many surveys conducted over the last several years about online privacy, we present the first comprehensive study of how privacy knowledge and privacy opinions interact with each other. Our work provides significant insight into how consumers respond to the data practices of the government and the private sector.
Keywords: Privacy, Internet law, data practices
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Kesan, Jay P. and Hayes, Carol Mullins and Bashir, Masooda, Shaping Privacy Law and Policy by Examining the Intersection of Knowledge and Opinions (March 31, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2588077 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2588077