While people have trouble with managing their privacy data, academia have not revealed why people want to be forgotten in online context. Understanding these needs is important for establishing the right to be forgotten since the basic motives for the right. In this research-in-progress, I have tried to figure out motives for being forgotten in online.
Kwak, Chanhee, "Why Do People Want to be Forgotten? A study on Factors of the Right to be Forgotten" (2017). PACIS 2017 Proceedings. 277.