Radical Statistics 108 (2013)

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Student Essay winner 2011

Relative age effects in education and sport: An argument for human not statistical solutions Nick Wattie


Remembering a pivotal episode for the Radical Statistics Group and the Royal Statistics Society: The RSS Presidential elections of 1977 Ludi Simpson, Harvey Goldstein, ID Hill, John Bibby & Jeff Evans

The Politics of Statistics

Consumer market demographics: Welcome to the dark side of statistics David A Swanson
Troubled families: What is an ‘official statistic’? Paul Spicker
Statistical policy in Argentina Javier Lindemboin & Victor A Beker translation by Ludi Simpson
DataDive: An open data initiative Nikki Roda & Claire Barco

News, Comment and Review

Review of Statistics: A very short introduction by David J Hand Frank Houghton

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