Person

Caroline Fisher

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ORCID ID

0000-0002-7443-3787

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Report

12 Jun 2019
1104

This report shows that Australian news consumers think the news media are doing a good job helping them to understand events and keeping them up to date. On the negative side, the number of Australians with high interest in news has fallen, news avoidance has...

Audio interview

12 Jun 2019
6

The Digital News Report 2019 lead author, Professor Caroline Fisher, told The World Today that concern about fake news was highly dependent on demographics, which was cause for concern.

Report

14 Jun 2018
4714

In Australia, we see a rapid rate of change towards digital and mobile news. For the first time, Australians’ use of online news has surpassed traditional offline news sources. Interestingly, the majority of Australians still see television news services as the most trusted source of...

Commentary

4 Sep 2017
26

When a journalist moves from press secretary to press gallery reporter, it raises tricky ethical questions for news editors in the face of possible concerns about the former political staff member’s independence and partisanship. Caroline Fisher explains.

Report

22 Jun 2017
4564

56 per cent of adult Australians try to avoid the news occasionally or often, according to the Digital News Report 2017.

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