NER

PolMeth Europe 2022

**Named-Entity Recognition with Application to Foreign Leader Mentions in Congressional Speeches** Ashrakat Elshehawy (Oxford), Ines Rehbein (Mannheim), Nikolay Marinov (U Houston), Federico Nanni (Alan Turing Institute) We introduce Named-Entity …

Politics and Computational Social Science (PaCSS) Conference 2022

**Named-Entity Recognition with Application to Foreign Leader Mentions in Congressional Speeches** Ashrakat Elshehawy (Oxford), Ines Rehbein (Mannheim), Nikolay Marinov (U Houston), Federico Nanni (Alan Turing Institute) We introduce Named-Entity …

Named-Entity Recognition with Application to Foreign Leader Mentions in Congressional Speeches

We introduce Named-Entity Recognition (NER), a semantic tool in Natural Language Processing (NLP), as an approach to extract leader names from a corpus of political text. Identifying references to named entities allows us to use the significant power …