Can Opinion Polls Become King Makers?

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I've been in Information Technology for close to 30 years, I've never been more excited about data mining, machine learning and it's impact on our society


Voters have a history of jumping on the bandwagon and choosing a party with an improved poll rating

What is the the 'Bandwagon Effect'?

Research suggests a party's fortunes in the polls can convince more voters to back it by 'jumping on the bandwagon'. As the UK was heading for an early e...