OECD Working Papers on Public Governance No. 39, Aug 2020 - Craig Matasick, Carlotta Alfonsi, Alessandro Bellantoni
This paper provides a holistic policy approach to the challenge of disinformation by exploring a range of governance responses that rest on the open government principles of transparency, integrity, accountability and stakeholder participation. It offers an analysis of the significant changes that are affecting media and information ecosystems, chief among them the growth of digital platforms.
Drawing on the implications of this changing landscape, the paper focuses on four policy areas of intervention:
The paper concludes with proposed steps the OECD can take to build evidence and support policy in this space.