Niala Boodho on the Afternoon Shift will be interviewing Yair and me about our age-period-cohort extravaganza which became widely-known after being featured in this cool interactive graph by Amanda Cox in the New York Times.
And here’s the interview.
The actual paper is called The Great Society, Reagan’s revolution, and generations of presidential voting and was somewhat inspired by this story.
Here’s the set of graphs that got things started:
Here’s a bit more of what we found:
And here’s some more:
I love this paper, I love Yair’s graphs, and I love how we were able to fit this complicated model that addresses the age-period-cohort problem. Stan’s the greatest.