Nicole Nguyen wrote an article for the Wall Street Journal titled How to Spot Fake Reviews and Shady Ratings on Amazon (July 20, 2022).Continue reading “Fake Reviews”
200,000 Fake Amazon Reviewers Exposed
Phil Muncaster wrote an article for Info Security titled Misconfigured Database Exposes 200K Fake Amazon Reviewers.Continue reading “200,000 Fake Amazon Reviewers Exposed”
Amazon Fake Reviews
Isabelle Lee wrote an article for Bloomberg titled Amazon Fake Reviews Reach Holiday Season Levels During Pandemic.
« About 42% of 720 million Amazon reviews assessed by the monitoring service Fakespot Inc. from March through September were unreliable, up from about 36% for the same period last year. »
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Reputation Failure: The Limits of Market Discipline in Consumer Markets
Yonathan A. Arbel, law professor at University of Alabama, wrote a paper for Wake Forest Law Review titled Reputation Failure: The Limits of Market Discipline in Consumer Markets.
My favorite part of this paper is the concept of “Regression to the Extreme” in product reviews. Continue reading “Reputation Failure: The Limits of Market Discipline in Consumer Markets”