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Democracy’s data revolution: Simon Jackman at TEDxSydney
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Added May 13, 2013
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“The data revolution is making a scientific study of politics more possible now than at any point in human history.”

At TEDxSydney, Stanford researcher Simon Jackman demonstrates some of the ways in which an increased availability of data gives us a more accurate picture of electoral trends, the political zeitgeist, and the serious implications this has on the shape of public conversation.