More or Less: Behind the Stats

Tim Harford and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. From BBC Radio 4

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02nrss1

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 9m. Bisher sind 722 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 11 hours 29 minutes

subscribe
share





recommended podcasts


The prize-winning economics of migration and the minimum wage


A look at the work of this year’s winners of the most prestigious prize in economics.


share







   8m
 
 

Bonus episode: the first ever More or Less


A chat with More or Less's founding producer and presenter plus the first episode in full


share







   36m
 
 

Twenty years of More or Less


A look back at our origins, plus the usual mix of numerical nous and statistical savvy.


share







   27m
 
 

The Gender Pay Gap


Can Machiavelli help women get a better deal in the workplace?


share







   8m
 
 

Is it easy being green?


Expensive electricity, inadequate insulation, and a tale of tumbling trees.


share







   29m
 
 

Covid trends, face mask use, and the universal credit cut


A coronavirus check-in, our daily mask use measured, and the universal credit cut.


share







   27m
 
 

How many holes are there in a drinking straw?


Tim Harford talks to Jordan Ellenberg about the pandemic, geometry and drinking straws.


share







 2021-09-19  8m
 
 

Death, Tax and Dishwashers


Why is estimating the number of unvaccinated people so tricky? And how deadly is 2021?


share







 2021-09-15  27m
 
 

Vaccine waning, hot dogs and Afghanistan


How worried should we be about antibodies? Plus food that shortens life.


share







 2021-09-08  27m
 
 

The Bill for Afghanistan


Did the war in Afghanistan cost the US $2 trillion?


share







 2021-09-04  8m