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What happens when you try to put a value on everything?

Duration Updated 02 Jul 2014
Should we downgrade statistics' triple-a rating? Has the rush to put a figure on everything had a negative impact on how we do politics?

Not so flash with the cash: Oligarchs and the other side of entrepreneurial culture

Updated 01 Jul 2014
The oligarchs in former Soviet states are finding new outlets for their wealth beyond chunky watches and spending sprees. Alan Shipman suggests why...

Small Data: Changes in the basket of items measuring inflation, 2004-2014

Updated 17 Jun 2014
Each year, the Office of National Statistics tweaks the contents of the baskets used to track inflation. What gets added or dropped tells how our...