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ARTICLE: Few dare predict the future of journalism

Experts’ texts about the future of journalism are fairly thin on actual predictions, write Wilson Lowrey and Zhou Shan, both of University of Alabama. The authors analysed a total of 98 “end-of-the-year predictions” written by journalism experts and published on the NiemanLab website in 2011 and 2014. Data or theory was rarely used to legitimize … Continued