Academic communication, Evidence-based Policy, Featured, Government, Impact, Public Engagement, Royal Statistical Society
Social scientists have a real opportunity to influence what politicians say in the run-up to the General Election.
Academic researchers – not just media pundits – should have their say in holding policy promises to account. Jonathan Breckon charts the various activities around the country aimed at providing a rigorous evidence-base in the run-up to the UK’s General Election. A whole range of economists, statisticians, social scientists and others are fact-checking what politicians and pundits say so that they don’t get away […]