Research

Peer-reviewed journal articles

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. doi:10.1080/1369118X.2016.1229001 [download 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. [link to publisher] (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. doi:10.1177/1461444815604154 [download postprint]

Büchi M (2016) Microblogging as an extension of science reporting. Public Understanding of Science. doi:10.1177/0963662516657794 [download postprint]

Büchi M (2016) Measurement invariance in comparative Internet use research. Studies in Communication Sciences 16(1): 61–69. doi:10.1016/j.scoms.2016.03.003 [download preprint]

Working papers & current projects

  • Internet use, overconsumption, and social well-being
  • Digital footprint gaps, representation in big data, and privacy
  • Political Internet use and participation
  • Social dynamics in scientific community networks

Selected conference presentations [see CV for a complete list]

Büchi M, Festic N and Latzer M (2017) Consequences of digital divides: How Internet use affects social well-being. Paper to be presented at the 18th Annual Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR). Tartu, Estonia.

Büchi M, Lutz C and Micheli M (2017) Life online: The digital footprint gap. Paper presented at the Partnership for Progress on the Digital Divide (PPDD) Conference. San Diego, CA.

Büchi M, Just N and Latzer M (2016) The importance of Internet skills for online privacy protection. Paper presented at the 66th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA). Fukuoka, Japan.

Büchi M, Just N and Latzer M (2015) Modeling the second-level digital divide. Paper presented at the 65th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA). San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Büchi M (2014) The recommender role of Twitter for science topics. Paper presented at the 5th Social Media & Society International Conference. Toronto, Canada.

Recent research reports [see CV for a complete list]

Latzer M, Büchi M and Just N (2015) Internetverbreitung und digitale Bruchlinien in der Schweiz [Internet diffusion and digital divides in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Just N (2015) Internet und Politik in der Schweiz [Internet and politics in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Just N (2015) Internet-Anwendungen und deren Anwendung in der Schweiz [Internet applications and usage in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.

Latzer M, Büchi M and Just N (2015) Vertrauen und Sorgen bei der Internet-Nutzung in der Schweiz [Trust and concerns of Internet users in Switzerland]. University of Zurich.