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Mining public opinion: why unsuccessful online petitions should not be ignored

Yasseri, Taha (2020) Mining public opinion: why unsuccessful online petitions should not be ignored. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 Aug 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Taha Yasseri argues that by analysing online petition data using computational techniques, politicians can glean fresh insights about the geographic factors influencing constituents’ concerns, the dynamics at play over time, as well as a deeper awareness of the issues most important to the general public.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2020 13:48
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2021 03:04
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/106426

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