Textual Analysis for Accounting Research using Python

Posted by Ties de Kok - Jun 16, 2018

During the 2018 EAA PhD Forum in Milan I gave a break-out session on NLP / Textual Analysis for Accounting research using Python. In my talk I provided a bird's-eye view of the various NLP techniques that are relevant for Accounting research.

The full set of slides can be viewed online on my personal website:


(My talk was recorded on video, available here)

I have also created a Jupyter Notebook with code examples for all of the techniques mentioned in my talk, this notebook can be viewed here:


Never used Python before? Check out my introduction on getting started with Python:


After going through the above slide deck I recommend to check out my “Learn Python for Research” GitHub repository and the corresponding ARC blog post: