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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 03/05/2012 - 10:08

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Statistical interpreters: the wave of the future?

Here’s the good news. Among the relatively few human skills that a new book says will survive the onslaught of the computer is statistical insight.

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 19/04/2012 - 15:24

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Scottish crime statistics manipulated?

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 29/09/2011 - 15:10

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ONS keeps the Bank of England waiting

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 13/09/2011 - 16:07

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Chancellor urged to think again about pre-release access

The prospect of retirement from the UK Statistics Authority (see previous post) does not seem to have diminished Sir Michal Scholar’s willingness to lock horns with ministers.

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 02/03/2011 - 10:40

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Detailing social research and statistics cuts

In 2008, the then-Government launched a research project called “Amplifying the voice of Muslim students”

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 16/02/2011 - 17:24

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Putting a spoke into spin

“Recession hits sandwiches at business meetings” was the headline on a press release issued yesterday by the office design company Maris Interiors.

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 16/02/2011 - 14:23

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More misplaced statistics on the Welsh language

The Welsh Language Board (which has made previous appearances here) is keen to promote the greater kn

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 12/01/2011 - 13:47

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Tracking cultural change in a blizzard of words

Have you ever wondered about the rising popularity of a word?