Publication date: 3 May 2016 | Publication type: Report
Written evidence submitted by Jonathan Portes (EUM 01) to the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into data sharing and the use of administrative records to provide enhanced statistics
Publication date: 4 Nov 2015 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 234 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
There are two kinds of questions about the effectiveness with which economic statistics currently perform the functions we need. One is whether the collection and sampling methods used by statistical agencies, and the categorisations they use, have kept pace with changing business and consumer...
Publication date: 19 Aug 2014 | Publication type: Other | Theme: Employment & Social policy
Sir Andrew Dilnot (Head of the UK Statistics Authority) has said that the Prime Minister was wrong to say in his Daily Telegraph article that figures showed that in the past year more than three-quarters of all new jobs have gone to British citizens. In fact, official statistics do not show the...