Text-Analysis

How Hybrid Regimes Use Propaganda for Election Interventions: The Refugee Crisis in Germany

We identify and theorize a new kind of election intervention, by hybrid regimes, in democracies, arising from state-to-state political communication. We argue that instabilities inherent in hybrid regimes cause them to generate a specific type for …

Zurich Text as Data Conference - Foreign Interventions in German Elections

We use this the crisis set off by the arrival of asylum-seekers in Germany to test a theory of the use of propaganda as a strategy by a non-democratic state against a democratic state. We argue that a non-democracy on a collision course with a …

Heretics or Infedels Economic Sanctions and the Enforcement of Human Rights Standards

The United States uses economic sanctions more than any other power, and American policy makers cite human rights issues as the most frequent justification of sanctions. International human rights standards, embodied in a range of treaties and …

Legislating Coercion: Congress, the President and the Design of U.S. Sanctions

In this paper, we study how Congress makes its voice heard in American foreign policy in the area of economic statecraft. Unlike the President, who can alter sanctions policy with the stroke of a pen, Congress cannot change legislation easily in the …

Quantifying Attention to Foreign Elections with Text Analysis of U.S. Congress and the Presidency

We use web-scraping and text-analysis techniques to identify cases in which the U.S. government discussed democratization in other states, as well as considered or imposed foreign policy measures to affect liberalism abroad. We focus our search …

Tex Meth Conference of the Political Methodology Society

Fifth Open Section Meeting of the DVWR IR Section - Quantifying Attention to Foreign Elections with Text Analysis of U.S. Congress and the Presidency

We use web-scraping and text-analysis techniques to identify cases in which the U.S. gov- ernment discussed democratization in other states, as well as considered or imposed foreign policy measures to affect liberalism abroad. We focus our search …

Sanction Workshop: Supranational Economic Statecraft: Sanction Success and Failure in a Comparative Perspective

Quantifying Attention to Foreign Elections with Text Analysis of U.S. Congress and the Presidency: We use web scraping and text-analysis techniques to identify cases in which the U.S. gov- ernment discussed democratization in other states, as well as …

IC2C2 International Conference on Computational Social Sciences - Quantifying Attention to Foreign Elections with Text Analysis of U.S. Congress and the Presidency

We use web-scraping and text-analysis techniques to identify cases in which the U.S. gov- ernment discussed democratization in other states, as well as considered or imposed foreign policy measures to affect liberalism abroad. We focus our search …

U.S. Statements and Actions on Sanctions, Computer-Assisted-Text Approach

Data Collection Project of US Sanctions using Text-Analysis and Machine Learning Techniques