Paul R

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was produced by the Winton programme for the public understanding of risk based in the Statistical Laboratory in the University of Cambridge. The aim was to help improve the way that uncertainty and risk are discussed in society, and show how probability and statistics can be both useful and entertaining.

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I was sitting on a plane in Washington DC waiting for it to leave for London and was reading Nigel Lawson's book about his time as Chancellor. I had just read a passage about Sir Alan Waters (Thatchers economic adviser), when Sir Alan sat down next to me. He commented that he did not like the book !
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Date submitted:Sat, 14 Jan 2012 09:05:03 +0000Coincidence ID:3619