Using web-based search data to predict macroeconomic statistics

@article{Ettredge2005UsingWS,
  title={Using web-based search data to predict macroeconomic statistics},
  author={Michael Ettredge and J. Gerdes and G. Karuga},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  year={2005},
  volume={48},
  pages={87-92}
}
  • Michael Ettredge, J. Gerdes, G. Karuga
  • Published 2005
  • Computer Science
  • Commun. ACM
  • Tracking common search terms used on the Web can produce accurate, useful statistics about the unemployment rate. We hope to extend this approach to other economic statistics. 
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