For The Economist on Different Techniques to Forecast Presidential Elections (Mr P)

G. Elliott Morris

Jul. 16, 2018

Tags: The Economist Visualization Politics Forecasting


A chart and some words for The Economist on how a statistical technique called multi-level regression and poststratification might outperform traditional polling-based forecasting methods.

“Mainstream election-forecasting could be improved by a popular academic approach | It correctly predicted Donald Trump’s victory but is no crystal ball”