Sergei Guriev, 25 July 2022

The rise in populism, seen over the past decades, has reduced citizens’ confidence in governments. During the same time, 3G and 4G internet has become a widely accessible technology. Recorded at the CEPR’s June 2022 Paris Symposium, Sergei Guriev looks at whether mobile broadband internet is a liberation or disinformation technology.

Sergei Guriev, 29 November 2019

The mobile internet, promises to give us access to information anywhere, 24 hours a day. So how has it influenced trust in governments, politics, and politicians? Sergei Guriev tells Tim Phillips about how, all over the world, 3G has reduced trust in government and aided the rise of populism. 


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