Category: Press

API with GDELT data at the regional level

Did you know that you can use an API to display instability scores computed from GDELT data? Below, an example for the French region (first administrative level): https://api.gdeltproject.org/api/v1/dash_stabilitytimeline/dash_stabilitytimeline?LOC=FR&VAR=instability&OUTPUT=viz&TIMERES=day&MODE=multi&SMOOTH=0…

Not all recessions are created equal — Pandemic edition

Let me draw your attention to this piece written by Tomasz Wieladek for The Economist: https://www.economist.com/by-invitation/2023/12/11/tomasz-wieladek-has-an-explanation-for-recent-macroeconomic-puzzles In this piece, Tomasz Wieladek argues that the pandemic recession was particular…