Listening to the news: Big data for consumer sentiment analysis

2018-03-28T10:31:23Z (GMT) by Hanjo Odendaal
<div>Video recording of Hanjo Odendaal's presentation, entitled "Listening to the news: Big data for consumer sentiment analysis" presented at SatRday Cape Town, UCT, 17 March 2018</div><div><br></div><div>Abstract:</div><div>Currently we are researching on how to incorporate a new form of information, textual data, into the already existing mixed-frequency econometric framework. Can we use alternative secondary data sources to construct a consumer sentiment index that captures perceived economic outlook. I believe it so</div>