Universität Zürich

IKMZ - Department of Communication and Media Research

Media Change & Innovation Division

Andreasstrasse 15
CH-8050 Zurich
Phone +41 (0)44 635 20 92
Fax +41 (0)44 634 49 34


  • Latzer, Michael / Festic, Noemi / Kappeler, Kiran (2020): Use and Assigned Relevance of Algorithmic-Selection Applications in Switzerland. Report 1 from the Project: The Significance of Algorithmic Selection for Everyday Life: The Case of Switzerland. Zurich: University of Zurich. http://mediachange.ch/research/algosig [pdf]

  • Wallace, Julian (2017): Modelling Contemporary Gatekeeping. The rise of individuals, algorithms and platforms in digital news dissemination. In: Digital Journalism, online first. doi: 10.1080/21670811.2017.1343648 [more] [pdf]

  • Büchi, Moritz / Vogler, Florian (2017): Testing a Digital Inequality Model for Online Political Participation. In: Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, 3, 1–13. http://doi.org/10.1177/2378023117733903 [more] [pdf]

  • Büchi, Moritz / Lutz, Christoph / Micheli, Marina (2017): Life Online: The Digital Footprint Gap. Position Paper for the Partnership for Progress on the Digital Divide 2017 International Conference, 24–26 May 2017, San Diego, California, USA. [more] [pdf]

  • Just, Natascha / Latzer, Michael (2018): Algorithmic Selection on the Internet. In: Warf, Barney (ed.). The SAGE Encyclopedia of the Internet. Sage: Thousand Oaks, 12–14. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781473960367.n10

  • Büchi, Moritz / Festic, Noemi / Just, Natascha / Latzer, Michael (2018): Inequality in Online Privacy: Direct and Indirect Sociodemographic Effects on Self-Protection. Working Paper. University of Zurich. [more] [pdf]

  • Micheli, Marina / Lutz, Christoph / Büchi, Moritz (2018): Digital Footprints: An Emerging Dimension of Digital Inequality. In: Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society, 16(3), 242–251. [more]

  • Büchi, Moritz / Festic, Noemi / Latzer, Michael (2018): How social well-being is affected by digital inequalities. In: International Journal of Communication, 12, 3686–3706. https://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/8780 [more] [pdf]

  • Latzer, Michael / Saurwein, Florian / Just, Natascha (2019): Assessing Policy II: Governance-Choice Method. In: Van den Bulck, H. et al. (eds.). The Palgrave Handbook of Media Policy Research Methods. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 2019. [more] [pdf]

  • Saurwein, Florian / Just, Natascha / Latzer, Michael / Metreveli, Sulkhan (2019): A Sceptical Citizen’s View of Digital Democratization: Switzerland in the International Context. In: Tobias Eberwein & Corinna Wenzel (Hrsg.): Changing Media – Changing Democracy? («relation», Communication Research in Comparative Perspective, Vol. 5). Vienna: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press, 183-204. [pdf]