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Percy Alpha

Information Controls Fellow

As an Emerging Technology Fellow, Percy is studying Internet censorship in China and looking specifically at: 1) Great Firewall of China such as its technical capacity, limitations and policy; 2) domestic censorship of social media content during normal times but also during major incidents; 3) Government policy on the Internet, including the WWW but also on apps and games. His research will contribute to knowledge around the structure, motivation and capabilities of Chinese Internet censorship.

Funding to date

8 months
Total funding: 
$38 600