The media coverage of immigrant criminality: From scapegoating to populism

Presse/Medien: Expertenkommentar

Beschreibung

Populists often claim that immigration is a threat to the interests of the majority. This column quantifies the extent to which the media coverage of immigrant crime fuelled populist political support in a Swiss referendum. It finds that disproportionate coverage of immigrant crime increased an anti-minaret vote by 5%.

Zeitraum2 Apr. 2019

Medienabdeckung

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Medienabdeckung

  • TitelThe media coverage of immigrant criminality: From scapegoating to populism
    Medienbezeichnung/OutletVOX CEPR Policy Portal
    MedienformatWeb
    Datum der Veröffentlichung2/04/19
    PersonenStephanos Vlachos