Download, slice, and normalize GDELT data

The GDELT data set is over 60 GB now and growing 100 MB a month. The number of source articles has increased over time and unevenly across countries. This package makes it easy to download a subset of that data, then normalize that data to facilitate valid time series analysis.


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install.packages("GDELTtools")

1.2 by Stephen R. Haptonstahl, 5 years ago


Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/GDELTtools


Authors: Stephen R. Haptonstahl , Thomas Scherer , Timo Thoms , and Patrick Wheatley


Documentation:   PDF Manual  


MIT + file LICENSE license


Imports plyr, TimeWarp

Depends on tools

Suggests testthat


See at CRAN