A new study kills the notion that fake news swung the US election to Trump — Quartz

Using web browsing data and survey responses, and comparing actual fake news stories that circulated to “placebo” stories they invented that never circulated, the researchers estimated that the average American actually remembers less than one—0.92—fake news stories favoring Trump, and 0.23 favoring Clinton.

Source: A new study kills the notion that fake news swung the US election to Trump — Quartz