Hypotheses and Insights
Propose a hypothesis and share your findings
This section includes insights, publications and other relevant resources supporting the hypotheses created in this Assembly.
The purpose of our study was to test our hypothesis, based on the information provided by the literature and illustrated among our hypotheses that, due to its affordances that favor long-term affiliation and high level of engagement, the Twitch platform would display relatively small levels of revenue inequalities.
Contrary to our initial expectation, we observed that the platform reproduces the typical structure of digital platforms, with power law-like distributions of both revenue and viewership. Even if we found some factors with a potential countervailing effect on inequalities, namely tha...