Table 1 Logistic regression coefficients of unbiased agents’ emergent rumor veracity beliefs in the public broadcast and networked communication environment (\(N=5000\) each)

From: Diffusion and persistence of false rumors in social media networks: implications of searchability on rumor self-correction on Twitter

  Public broadcast environment Networked communication environment
  \(\widehat{\beta }\) \(\widehat{\beta }\)
Intercept − 0.862*** 0.752**
\({p}_{bias}\) − 13.799*** − 9.007***
\(\pi\) 14.747*** 7.144***
\(h\) − 0.146
\({p}_{bias}\):\(\pi\) 16.118*** 4.278**
\({p}_{bias}\):\(h\) − 0.870
\(\pi\):\(h\) 2.162
McFadden’s R2 0.598 0.478
  1. ***\(p<0.01\); **\(p<0.05\); *\(p<0.1\)