DATASETS

DEMOCRACY
Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) Project

Coppedge, Michael, John Gerring, Staffan I. Lindberg, Svend-Erik Skaaning, Jan Teorell, David Altman, Michael Bernhard, M. Steven Fish, Adam Glynn, Allen Hicken, Carl Henrik Knutsen, Joshua Krusell, Anna Lührmann, Kyle L. Marquardt, Kelly McMann, Valeriya Mechkova, Moa Olin, Pamela Paxton,Daniel Pemstein, Josefine Pernes, Constanza Sanhueza Petrarca, Johannes von Römer, Laura Saxer, Brigitte Seim, Rachel Sigman, Jeffrey Staton, Natalia Stepanova, and Steven Wilson. 2017.
Website: https://www.v-dem.net/en/data/data-version-7-1/

 

ELECTIONS
2017 French Elections Twitter Data (with Steven Wilson, University of Nevada) 

The data-set gathers sixty million geolocated and also keyword targetted tweets of the 2017 French presidential and legislative elections.

South American Political Parties 

This data-set includes the largest political parties in Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela and Uruguay from the 1980s till the present. It includes vote shares, number of seats, party family, their genealogy and international membership.

 

PARLIAMENTARY ACTIVITY
Parliamentary Questions

This data-set includes written and oral questions asked by legislators in 8 national parliaments (Belgium, Italy, France, Germany, Portugal,
Switzerland, Sweden, United Kingdom) and the European Parliament.

 

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT
Civic Engagement in Berlin during the Refugee Crisis (with Wendy Pearlman, Northwestern University)

This data-set compiles information about how civil society organizations in Berlin help refugees integrate.

Immigrant organizations in Berlin

This data-set compiles information about immigrant organizations in Berlin. It covers the largest immigrant groups organizations and includes information about their foundation, size and activities (economic, political, cultural, religious, educational).