An Economist's Guide to Visualizing Data
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AbstractOnce upon a time, a picture was worth a thousand words. But with online news, blogs, and social media, a good picture can now be worth so much more. Economists who want to disseminate their research, both inside and outside the seminar room, should invest some time in thinking about how to construct compelling and effective graphics.
CitationSchwabish, Jonathan A. 2014. "An Economist's Guide to Visualizing Data." Journal of Economic Perspectives, 28 (1): 209-34. DOI: 10.1257/jep.28.1.209
- A11 Role of Economics; Role of Economists
- C80 Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs: General