Rhys Davies explores how he uncovered problems with official UK government figures on trade union presence and coverage – and how the government recognised and corrected the error.
Cameron Brick on using the diverse range of openly available psychological data, including from the UK Data Service.
Emily Harris and Matthew Oakley from the Social Metrics Commission’s Secretariat introduce the release of the code underlying the Commission’s new poverty measure.
Ben Brindle, a PhD student at the University of Brighton and one of our #DataImpactFellows, discusses what he learnt on the UK Data Service’s Safe Researcher training course recently.
Esmeralda Bon, one of our #DataImpactFellows, considers the benefits and pitfalls for academics of measuring goodwill.
Stuart Mills continues his series on data policy theory, concentrating here on different views to what data are.
Christian Reynolds, one of our #DataImpactFellows, tells us about a day in his life as a Technical Specialist at WRAP and seeing data impact in action.