Sul New York Times un duro attacco alla data-driven politics che sta producendo campagne senz’anima e inefficaci. E Voi cosa ne pensate?
Over the past decade or so, political campaigns have become more scientific. Campaign consultants use sophisticated data to micro-target specific demographic slices. Discussion around politics has also become more data driven.
Unfortunately, the whole thing has been a fiasco. As politics has gotten more scientific, the campaigns have gotten worse, especially for the candidates who overrely on these techniques.
That’s because the data-driven style of politics is built on a questionable philosophy and a set of dubious assumptions…