Value-based prediction of election results using natural language processing: A case of the New Zealand General Election

In this article, we report the results of a study that tested a values-based method of predicting political election results.

Background

Election polling is a standard practice in most democracies (Lewis-Beck, 2005). Substantial advancement in the methodology has been made since the 1948 US Presidential Election, in which President Harry Truman retained his office after all

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