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Predicting the Index of Consumer Sentiment When It Isn ’ t Measured

@inproceedings{Fan2010PredictingTI,
  title={Predicting the Index of Consumer Sentiment When It Isn ’ t Measured},
  author={David E Fan},
  year={2010}
}
Cost and space limitations on questionnaires usually restrict opinion surveys to a small number of topics that are high on the public agenda at polling times. The result is very few time trends with frequently repeated questions. Opinion at times between surveys can be predicted from mass media content that is systematically archived at daily time intervals. Formal statistics has shown that the ideodynamic model can predict from media content alone to opinion with good accuracy over long time… 

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