Eirik Brandsaas & Kyra Sadovi

Eirik Brandsaas is an economist at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Kyra Sadovi is a research assistant at the Board of Governors.

Talks:

12:50 UTC

Du Bois Data Visualizations: A Julia Recipe

07/29/2022, 12:50 PM1:00 PM UTC
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We introduce a new plotting package allowing users to easily create publication-quality figures in W.E.B. Du Bois’s unique style of data visualizations. A groundbreaking sociologist and historian, Du Bois collected data on Black Georgia residents in the late 19th century and designed over 60 eye-catching graphs to depict these data at the 1900 Paris Exposition. We showcase our package by replicating the original figures exactly and by revisiting them with new data.

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