Daily archives: January 7, 2013

Do we die of guns?

These days, US media have been focused on the impact that gun ownership has in homicides, due to the tragic massive-murder that occurred last month in Newtown. I previously covered the overall inconsistency of data that correlate gun ownership with increased murder rates. That analysis was…

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Randomized Control Trials in Policy

“With the best of intention, policy can inflict pain or unnecessary extra cost to people, even thought they are moved with the best intention”. In this set of interviews, Ben Goldacre explores the possibility to apply to policy what has…

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