Taking apart the stimulus bill
August 17, 2009 § Leave a comment
This graphic is a bit dated now, but it still serves as an inspiring example of how you can take a dry numerical analysis and make it come alive.
It shows at a glance where government stimulus money would go and when it would be spent. It is also a beautiful functional design piece that evokes falling rain and flowing water.
Here is the report that Laura Stanton and Karen Yourish relied on for the data in the graphic.