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Sheila Bird :: Thu, 10/11/2011 - 15:12

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Border controls: still no answers

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 27/07/2011 - 11:01

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Funny money and student visas

Will changes in the student visa system really cost the economy £3.6 billion over four years, as The Guardian, The Times, The Independent and the BBC report?

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon, 21/02/2011 - 15:36

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Census 2011: colour it purple

The first TV advertisements for the 2011 Census will appear tonight in a high-stakes £4.5 million campaign desi

Leo Henghes :: Mon, 26/10/2009 - 09:32

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Confused messages about immigration

 Had you flicked through last week's papers, you would be forgiven for thinking that Britain's population is certain to hit 70 million within 25 years.

Leo Henghes and Simon Briscoe :: Tue, 04/08/2009 - 16:45

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Immigration, or the end of life as we know it

 A survey by YouGov, commissioned by the Optimum Population Trust ,  provides a brilliant example of how a less than totally neutral survey and poor reporting deliver quite a story.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 21/07/2009 - 16:18

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Bust-up over social housing

The claim by the Equality and Human Rights Commission that there is no evidence that immigrants get favourable access to social housing was based on faulty reasoning.

Sun, 14/06/2009 - 23:00

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Failing to Figure

Civitas has published a report by Mervyn Stone, Emeritus Professor of Statistics at University College London accusing  the Government of "sidelining honesty and truth" in major poli