Speeches and document-level variables from the debate over the Irish budget of 2010.

data_corpus_irishbudget2010

Format

The corpus object for the 2010 budget speeches, with document-level variables for year, debate, serial number, first and last name of the speaker, and the speaker's party.

Source

Dáil Éireann Debate, Budget Statement 2010. 9 December 2009. vol. 697, no. 3.

References

Lowe, Will, and Kenneth R Benoit. 2013. "Validating Estimates of Latent Traits From Textual Data Using Human Judgment as a Benchmark." Political Analysis 21: 298-313.

Examples

summary(data_corpus_irishbudget2010)
#> Corpus consisting of 14 documents: #> #> Text Types Tokens Sentences year debate #> 2010_BUDGET_01_Brian_Lenihan_FF 1953 8641 374 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_02_Richard_Bruton_FG 1040 4446 217 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_03_Joan_Burton_LAB 1624 6393 307 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_04_Arthur_Morgan_SF 1595 7107 343 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_05_Brian_Cowen_FF 1629 6599 250 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_06_Enda_Kenny_FG 1148 4232 153 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_07_Kieran_ODonnell_FG 678 2297 133 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_08_Eamon_Gilmore_LAB 1181 4177 201 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_09_Michael_Higgins_LAB 488 1286 44 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_10_Ruairi_Quinn_LAB 439 1284 59 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_11_John_Gormley_Green 401 1030 49 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_12_Eamon_Ryan_Green 510 1643 90 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_13_Ciaran_Cuffe_Green 442 1240 45 2010 BUDGET #> 2010_BUDGET_14_Caoimhghin_OCaolain_SF 1188 4044 176 2010 BUDGET #> number foren name party #> 01 Brian Lenihan FF #> 02 Richard Bruton FG #> 03 Joan Burton LAB #> 04 Arthur Morgan SF #> 05 Brian Cowen FF #> 06 Enda Kenny FG #> 07 Kieran ODonnell FG #> 08 Eamon Gilmore LAB #> 09 Michael Higgins LAB #> 10 Ruairi Quinn LAB #> 11 John Gormley Green #> 12 Eamon Ryan Green #> 13 Ciaran Cuffe Green #> 14 Caoimhghin OCaolain SF #> #> Source: /Users/kbenoit/Dropbox (Personal)/GitHub/quanteda/* on x86_64 by kbenoit #> Created: Wed Jun 28 22:04:18 2017 #> Notes: