Pope Francis: an initial warm welcome. Social Media Content Analysis-MRI

NOTA: (Spanish) Puede acceder aquí al estudio sobre los 100 primeros tuits del Papa Francisco: su impacto, la influencia con respecto a otros líderes, temas tratados: Análisis de impacto de los 100 primeros tuits del Papa Francisco. *** Agentinian Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected Pope of the Catholic Church by 13 march 2013. He has…

The Images of 2012 Democratic Convention. News Content Analysis

We open a series of analysis about media metrics of US Presidential Elections 2012. We run in the past several media coverage analysis concerning 2008 US Presidential Elections. Republican party had its National convention one week ago. The Democratic Party is currently having its own convention. At this moment (September 6 2012), Democratic Convention is…

Elections in Greece June 2012. International media perception and coverage of consequences for Europe, Euro, the markets

Greeks are called to vote again this 17 June 2012 in legislative elections, just two months after previous general elections. The results of the voting are crucial for the political and economic future of Greece, and its position in Europe and about the future of euro currency in this country. As some other countries in…

Twitter Elections Barometer: Spanish Socialist Party Primary Elections: Carme Chacon Vs Alfredo Rubalcaba

Twitter as tool for political analysis Twitter analysis is becoming a source of knowledge in many areas. Right now many scientists and professionals are using it for better understanding and measuring corporate and institutional reputation. There are also attempts to monitor election processes through Twitter analysis. This kind of studies are perfectly in line with…

Debt and Deficits in US State of The Union Address. Measuring Presidential Position on Fiscal Discipline (1920-2008)

United States President Barack Obama is about to deliver his last State of The Union Address before elections. The message is crucial for his reelection aspirations, and will be scrutinized by all. Republican rivals will try to use Obama’s statements as political ammunition against him. In the midst of a severe and unsolved economic crisis,…

Rubalcaba, Rajoy. Spanish Elections in Youtube: users prefer parodies rather than political meetings

(Puede consultar el texto en español sobre este estudio en MRI Universidad de Navarra) Spain is voting tomorrow 20 November to elect the new parliament and the new Spanish Prime Minister. With an unemployment rate above 20% and increasing risks of public debt insolvency, the crisis, its consequences and the measures to recover have become…