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What do people do? What decisions do we make about how we work, form our families, pass our leisure, live our lives? How do we, individually or en masse, shape the society that we live in? The statistics of society can tell us.

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Dr Fisher's casebook: Tools of the trade

“Things which ought to be expected can seem quite extraordinary if you've got the wrong model”

Does New York City really have as many rats as people?

Strength under pressure/A world without statistics

  • Author: Katherine Hartman, Hermann Habermann, Brian Harris‐Kojetin, Christa Jones, Tom Louis, Andrew Gelman
  • Appears in: Volume 11 Issue 4 (October 2014)
  • Published: Oct 03, 2014 in Magazine Articles

Cultural movements


How to measure democracy

  • Author: Andrew McCulloch
  • Published: May 21, 2014 in Web Exclusive Articles

Is the UK shunned at Eurovision?

  • Author: Gianluca Baio & Marta Blangiardo
  • Published: May 08, 2014 in Web Exclusive Articles
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