An analysis of models predicting privacy and self-disclosure on social networks

Tender Information

  • Public tender for co-financing of scientific research cooperation between the Republic of Slovenia and the United States of America in the period from 1 October 2019 to 30 September 2021

Participating researchers (USA)

  • Associate Professor Balaji Palanisamy, Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh)

Project Description

In the scope of the project, a literature review and analysis will be done with the aim of identification and evaluation of factors, which have an effect on disclosure and comprehension of privacy. An objective of the proposed project is to discover possible effects on disclosure of personal information on social networking sites and effects on users’ comprehension of privacy.

There are many possibilities for development of new research contents in the field of social networking sites and the proposed project could help to better understand users while they are using social networking sites and could have an effect on following research. Based on the results recommendations for raising awareness and information security will be formed.