Briefing: Up close and personal: voter microtargeting via social media

Policy product type
Specially commissioned briefing for LGiU Ireland
Published date
June 7, 2018
Author
Ruth Fry, LGiU Associate
Categories
Crime, policing and community safety, Democracy, scrutiny, governance, Social media and digital technology

Nobody can have failed to notice recent news coverage of the way in which social media may have influenced voters. But the different investigations and accusations can be confusing. This briefing aims to give an overview of the issues and why they matter.

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