Privacy and human behavior in the age of information

Reading Time: 1 minuteThis review summarizes and draws connections between diverse streams of empirical research on privacy behavior. We use three themes to connect insights from social and behavioral sciences: people’s uncertainty about the consequences of...

The Cost of reading privacy policies

Reading Time: 1 minuteCompanies collect personally identifiable information that website visitors are not always comfortable sharing. One proposed remedy is to use economics rather than legislation to address privacy risks by creating a marketplace for privacy where...