The Monkey Cage: big data

Posted at 08:53 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Mike Ward’s Lab Has a New Blog

Predictive Heuristics promises to lend insight into the big data debate.

By Erica Chenoweth  |  08:53 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  big data, forecasting, international security, political science, prediction

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 09/28/2013

The rise of the machines in the study of politics: 5 things I learned from studies using #TextAsData

Political scientists are taking advantages of new tools and sources of data to study politics in new and exciting ways.

By Joshua Tucker  |  01:10 PM ET, 09/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  big data