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Misestimation and misrepresentation: polling for the truth (guest blog)

Cohen, Lucía (2012) Misestimation and misrepresentation: polling for the truth (guest blog). POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (26 Oct 2012). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Pollster Ben Page thinks there’s a big lie out there: “nobody believes anybody anymore, the media are evil, and market researchers are evil and can’t predict anything.” In his LSE lecture as part of the Polis Media Agenda Talk series the CEO of Ipsos MORI tried to correct that false picture and explain the changing polling industry. This report by Polis intern Lucia Cohen.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HA Statistics
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 16 May 2017 10:56
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 14:14
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/77200

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