Amsterdam School of Communication Research
University of Amsterdam
Alyt Damstra is a postdoctoral researcher at the Amsterdam School of Communication Research ASCoR). Her research focuses on the interrelations between media, society, and public opinion. She has published on the formation and impact of economic news, the impact of immigration news on support for anti-immigrant parties, and the conditionality of integration processes.
Selected PublicationsDamstra, A., Boukes, M., & Vliegenthart, R. (2020). To credit or to blame: The asymmetric impact of government responsibility in economic news. International Journal of Public Opinion Research. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1093/ijpor/edz054
Damstra, A., Jacobs, L. C. N., Boukes, M., & Vliegenthart, R. (2019). The impact of immigration news on anti-immigrant party support: unpacking agenda-setting and issue ownership effects over time. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1080/17457289.2019.1607863
Damstra, A., & Boukes, M. (2018). The economy, the news, and the public: A longitudinal study of the impact of economic news on economic evaluations and expectations. Communication Research. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093650217750971