• European Perspectives on Privacy in the Sharing Economy 

      Ranzini, Giulia; Etter, Michael; Vermeulen, Ivar (Research report, 2017)
      This report ‘European Perspectives on Privacy in the Sharing Economy’ forms one element of a European Union Horizon 2020 Research Project on the sharing economy: Ps2Share ‘Participation, Privacy, and Power in the Sharing ...
    • Love at first swipe ? Explaining tinder self-presentation and motives 

      Ranzini, Giulia; Lutz, Christoph (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The emergence of location-based real-time dating (LBRTD) apps such as Tinder has introduced a new way for users to get to know potential partners nearby. The design of the apps represents a departure from “old-school” ...
    • Privacy cynicism: A new approach to the privacy paradox 

      Hoffmann, Christian Pieter; Lutz, Christoph; Ranzini, Giulia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Privacy concerns among Internet users are consistently found to be high. At the same time, these concerns do not appear to generate a corresponding wave of privacy protection behavior. A number of studies have addressed ...
    • Privacy in the Sharing Economy 

      Ranzini, Giulia; Etter, Michael; Lutz, Christoph; Vermeulen, Ivar (Research report, 2017)
      Literature review
    • The networked communications manager: a typology of managerial social media impression management tactics 

      Fieseler, Christian; Ranzini, Giulia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Purpose: The rise of social media has caused a shift in organizational practices, giving rise, in some cases, to genuinely "mediatized" organizations. With the present paper, we aim to explore how communications managers ...
    • Where Dating Meets Data: Investigating Social and Institutional Privacy Concerns on Tinder 

      Lutz, Christoph; Ranzini, Giulia (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The widespread diffusion of location-based real-time dating or mobile dating apps, such as Tinder and Grindr, is changing dating practices. The affordances of these dating apps differ from those of “old school” dating ...