How to measure relative bias in media coverage?

Siddhartha Dalal, Berkay Adlim, Michael Lesk

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Abstract

Mainstream media are regularly accused of being biased or of peddling “fake news”. But are the accusations fair? Does a supposedly “partisan” newspaper like the New York Times really differ in the tone of its coverage from a “neutral” newswire service like Reuters? Siddhartha Dalal, Berkay Adlim and Michael Lesk investigate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-23
Number of pages6
JournalSignificance
Volume16
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2019

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistics and Probability

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