Tufts University: Cost to walk away from Facebook for a year? More than $1,000, new study finds

Tufts Now: Cost to walk away from Facebook for a year? More than $1,000, new study finds. “How valuable is Facebook to its users, and how can you measure the value of the site when access is free? Three economists and a social media researcher pooled their work and expertise to assess Facebook’s value to its users, in contrast to its market value or its contribution to gross domestic product.”