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If you’re interested in learning R, you should take my free email course on Data Blogging with R. This tutorial is for podcasts hosted …

Let’s say you meet someone at a dinner party, and you really want to know their opinion about some juicy political topic. If you’re me, …

We’ll use two packages: The package Quandl for programmatically accessing a variety of financial time-series, and the package dygraphs …

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The spread of liberal institutions does not decrease violence but transforms it. We call this process liberal pacification.

Why humans can’t rest but superintelligent AIs might

Vector autoregression (VAR) using time-series data from 2004 to 2017 provides new evidence that media coverage drives party support, …

Drawing on ancient Greek religion, Lacan, Deleuze, and Foucault, I show Plato’s Republic to be a topological solution to the …