Scientific Publications and Technical Papers

Kim, Jaewoo, Meeyoung Cha, and Jong Gun Lee. "Nowcasting commodity prices using social media." PeerJ Computer Science 3 (2017): e126. [PDF

Nielsen R C, Luengo-Oroz M, Mello M, Paz J, Pantin C, Erkkola T (2017) Social Media Monitoring of Discrimination and HIV Testing in Brazil, 2014-2015. Springer [PDF]

UN Global Pulse (2016) Measuring Economic Resilience to Natural Disasters with Big Economic Transaction Data, Un global Pulse, BBVA [PDF

Hristova D, Rutherford A, Anson J, Luengo-Oroz M, Mascolo C (2016) The International Postal Network and Other Global Flows as Proxies for National Wellbeing. PLoS ONE 11(6): e0155976. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155976 [PDF]

Seabold , Rutherford A, De Backer O, Coppola A (2015) World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, The pulse of public opinion: using Twitter data to analyze public perception of reform in El Salvador. WPS7399 [PDF]

Andrade-Pacheco, R, Mubangizi, M, Quinn, J, & Lawrence, N (2015). Monitoring Short Term Changes of Malaria Incidence in Uganda with Gaussian Processes. Proceedings of AALTD 2015, 3. [PDF]

Decuyper, A, Rutherford, A, Wadhwa, A, Bauer, J M, Krings, G, Gutierrez, T, ... & Luengo-Oroz, M A (2014). Estimating food consumption and poverty indices with mobile phone data. arXiv preprint arXiv:1412.2595. [PDF]

Pastor-Escuredo, D, Morales-Guzm├ín, A, Torres-Fern├índez, Y, Bauer, J M, Wadhwa, A, Castro-Correa, C, ... & Oliver, N (2014, October). Flooding through the lens of mobile phone activity. In Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), 2014 IEEE (pp. 279-286). IEEE. [PDF]

UN Global Pulse (2014) Mining Indonesian Tweets to Understand Food Price Crises, UN Global Pulse [PDF]

UN Global Pulse & Crimson Hexagon (2013). Twitter and perceptions of crisis-related stress. UN Global Pulse. [SlideShare]

Roberto R, MIT&NBER (2011). Bread Price Index: A Pilot Case, UN Global Pulse. [PDF]

UN Global Pulse & SAS (2011). Using Social Media Add Depth to Unemployment Statistics. UN Global Pulse. [PDF]