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Mapping PNG 2017 Election Results

5 minute read


Last October I co-wrote an article on the Papua New Guinea 2017 election results for the Monkey Cage, a political science blog at the Washington Post. Although we published the article without any graphics, I did make a map of the electoral results. With the benefit of hindsight, I can clearly see that the original map was a first draft. However I will recreate the steps below for the benefit of others who may want to do the same thing. Read more


Hello world!

less than 1 minute read


I created this blog because I wanted to find a home for my less-polished work. This may include R tutorials, drafts of data visualization pieces that I’m working on for @USStudiesCentre, or the general hacking away I do in my spare time. Read more