The Aggregate Effects of Decentralized Knowledge Production: Financial Bloggers and Information Asymmetries in the Stock Market†

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe Aggregate Effects of Decentralized Knowledge Production: Financial Bloggers and Information Asymmetries in the Stock Market† Author(S)Gregory D. Saxton (Author)
Abstract  New media have markedly enhanced individuals' capacity to produce and disseminate original knowledge; however, the literature has not extensively examined the broad effects of such decentralized production processes. This study thus focuses on a unique context—the stock market—in which it is possible to test the aggregate impact of blog-based information production. ...Paginationp 1054–1069
SubjectCommunicationDescriptorsCommunication
Journal TitleJournal of Communication  
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