Social media's influence on political polling investigated by committee
12 September 2017
The Committee on Political Polling and Digital Media takes evidence from Demos and academics in its second public evidence session.
Tuesday 12 September in Committee Room 2, Palace of Westminster
- Professor Susan Banducci, University of Exeter
- Carl Miller, Demos
- Professor Jane Green, University of Manchester
- Professor Chris Hanretty, Royal Holloway, University of London
Areas of discussion
The sessions focus on the impact of social media on political opinion polling, the prospect for social media analysis to provide an alternative to traditional approaches to analysing public opinion and how the media reports on opinion polls when they are published.