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Büchi M (2020, Sep 8). A proto-theory of digital well-being.

Peer-reviewed publications

Salganik MJ, Lundberg I, Kindel AT, Ahearn CE, Al Ghoneim K, Almaatouq A,… McLanahan S (2020) Measuring the predictability of life outcomes with a scientific mass collaboration. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117(15): 8398–8403. [open access] [news]

Büchi M, Fosch-Villaronga E, Lutz C, Tamò-Larrieux A, Velidi S and Viljoen S (2020) The chilling effects of algorithmic profiling: mapping the issues. Computer Law & Security Review 36: 105367. [publisher] [preprint] [summary]

Büchi M, Festic N and Latzer M (2019) Digital overuse and subjective well-being in a digitized society. Social Media + Society 5(4): 1–12. [open access] [summary]

Hofer M, Hargittai E, Büchi M and Seifert A (2019) Older adults’ online information seeking and subjective well-being: The moderating role of Internet skills. International Journal of Communication 13: 4426–4443. [open access] [summary]

Gui M and Büchi M (2019) From use to overuse: Digital inequality in the age of communication abundance. Social Science Computer Review. Advance online publication. [publisher] [postprint] [podcast] [code] [summary]

Büchi M, Festic N and Latzer M (2018) How social well-being is affected by digital inequalities. International Journal of Communication 12: 3686–3706. [open access]

Micheli M, Lutz C and Büchi M (2018) Digital footprints: An emerging dimension of digital inequality. Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society 16(3): 242–251. [publisher] [postprint]

Büchi M, Festic N, Just N and Latzer M (in press) Digital inequalities in online privacy protection: Effects of age, education, and gender. In: Hargittai E (ed) Handbook of digital inequality. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing. [preprint]

Büchi M, Just N and Latzer M (2017) Caring is not enough: The importance of Internet skills for online privacy protection. Information, Communication & Society 20(8): 1261–1278. [publisher] [postprint] [poster]

Büchi M and Vogler F (2017) Testing a digital inequality model for online political participation. Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World 3: 1–13. [open access]

Büchi M (2017) Microblogging as an extension of science reporting. Public Understanding of Science 26(8): 953–968. [publisher] [postprint]

Just N, Büchi M and Latzer M (2017) A blind spot in public broadcasters’ discovery of the public: How the public values public service. International Journal of Communication 11: 992–1011. [open access]

Büchi M, Just N and Latzer M (2016) Modeling the second-level digital divide: A five-country study of social differences in Internet use. New Media & Society 18(11): 2703–2722. [publisher] [postprint]

Büchi M (2016) Measurement invariance in comparative Internet use research. Studies in Communication Sciences 16(1): 61–69. [publisher] [preprint]

Recent research reports

World Internet Project

Latzer M, Büchi M and Festic N (2020) Internet Use in Switzerland 2011–2019: Trends, Attitudes and Effects. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Festic N (2019) Internetverbreitung und digitale Bruchlinien in der Schweiz [Internet diffusion and digital divides in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Festic N (2019) Internet und Politik in der Schweiz [Internet and politics in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Festic N (2019) Internetanwendungen und deren Nutzung in der Schweiz [Internet applications and usage in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Festic N (2019) Vertrauen und Sorgen bei der Internetnutzung in der Schweiz [Trust and concerns of Internet users in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.