3rd Intercoder Reliability Workshop in Content Analysis

Our team members Dr. Ali Hurriyetoglu and Sinemis Temel participated in the 3rd Intercoder Reliability Workshop in Content Anaylsis, which took place at the Department of Communication and Cognition of Tilburg University, the Netherlands on July 6, 2018.

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We are starting to build protest databases for India and China!

Following months of work on building a protest database for Turkey, now the Work Package 2 team, including a dedicated team of annotators, has started to create training data that will be used to train machine learning based systems that will automatically create protest databases for India and China.

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Updates on our team!

Dr. Gabriela Tafoya is offered Post-Doctoral Researcher and Fuat Kına is offered PhD Researcher positions in our project. We congragulate them on their success and look forward to meeting them on September 2018!

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Special Issue: The New Politics of Welfare in Emerging Market Economies

Our team’s special issue proposal is accepted by Governance, which is an academic journal published in association with the International Political Science Association’s Research Committee on the Structure & Organization of Government(SOG), emphasizing peer-reviewed articles that take an international or comparative approach to public policy and administration. Special Issue: The New...

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‘Horizon2020 Information Day’ seminar talk

Our Principal Investigator Asst. Prof. Erdem Yörük gave a talk regarding the Emerging Welfare Project, and his ERC grant application process in Horizon2020 Information Day as one of the  Keynote of H2020 experienced Turkish researchers. Please click to see the seminar program.    

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Annotator training

We held a two-day training session for our annotators. Dr. Ali Hürriyetoğlu gave a seminar on natural language processing (NLP) and Asst. Prof. Burak Gürel gave a seminar on the political context on India.

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ESPA 2018 Workshop

Our team member Alper Şükrü Gençer presented a paper, titled, in Empirical Studies in Political Analysis (ESPA) 2018 Workshop, Gaziantep, Turkey, on January 25, 2018.

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