How Internet Is Upsetting the Communication Between Organizations and Their Stakeholders: A Tentative Research Agenda

  • Tommaso Federici
  • Alessio Maria Braccini
Conference paper


A new phenomenon is already visible around us: the use of the Internet as a platform to gather and diffuse information has been deployed to the casting of official data about politics provided by unofficial subjects, like citizens, whistle-blowers and so on. The increased data availability on behaviour and decisions of governors and administrators may profoundly alter their agenda and the relationships with the citizens, introducing a broader public control. However this change may also encounter a lot of limitations, which can lower its strength and relevance. This paper is a first step of a research programme on such phenomenon, its characteristics, novelty, and limits.


Internet User Football Player Media Operator Official Data Emergent Phenomenon 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of TusciaViterboItaly
  2. 2.LUISS Guido Carli UniversityRomeItaly

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