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Tag: Google trends
  • Media Misrepresentation

    Today I used Google Trends to check out the volume of searches Ron Paul has been getting.  Then I decided to compare Ron Paul and Ben Bernanke.  The results were interesting:  Over the course of the last year — and indeed every month but one (October 2005) since January 2004 — Ron Paul has been …

  • Austrian Economics on the Rise…

    …in Google searches, at least.  Google trends show a sharp rise in the interest of search engine users on this subject which began in mid-2007, about the time when the Ron Paul Campaign started picking up speed.  Particularly interesting is the spike that occurred just before the beginning of October 2008, when the possibility of …