This paper is based on the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) Annual Lecture, delivered by Andrew Dilnot, Chair of the UK Statistics Authority and former Director of IFS, on 5 November 2012. It is largely a transcript of the lecture, delivered ad lib. The author is very grateful to Ross Young and Vanessa Holden of the UK Statistics Authority for their help in preparing this lecture.
Numbers and Public Policy: The Power of Official Statistics and Statistical Communication in Public Policymaking*
Article first published online: 6 DEC 2012
© 2012 The Author Fiscal Studies © 2012 Institute for Fiscal Studies
Volume 33, Issue 4, pages 429–448, December 2012
How to Cite
Dilnot, A. (2012), Numbers and Public Policy: The Power of Official Statistics and Statistical Communication in Public Policymaking. Fiscal Studies, 33: 429–448. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-5890.2012.00167.x
- Issue published online: 6 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 6 DEC 2012
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