2015 / From Persona to Payment

A status report on the news ecosystem, and a challenge to create the next one.

By Bill Densmore


Could a public-benefit collaboration sustain journalism — and privacy — in a new market for digital information? 

This report, designed for easy reading, consists of a one-page Abstract, a seven-page Executive Summary, two narrative sections — organized with links, subheads and pullquotes — and a set of appendices. A series of blog reports on the RJI website also supplements the report. This report is based upon interviews conducted in fall and winter, 2014-2015.


Read the full report here.