More or Less: Behind the StatsAuthor: BBC Radio 4
22 Feb 2019

More or Less: Behind the Stats

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

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    How To Make Your Art Work More Valuable

    Die, sell on a sunny day, place your work a third of the way through the auction….There are some surprising factors that can affect the price of an art work. Here are six top tips on how to get the best price for your art or, for art buyers, how to make a big return on your investment. Presenter: Dave Edmonds Producer: Darin Graham Editor: Richard Vadon Picture Credit: BBC

  • Posted on 22 Feb 2019

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    WS More or Less: When maths mistakes really matter

    Tim Harford talks to Matt Parker on how simple maths mistakes can cause big problems.

  • Posted on 18 Feb 2019

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    Climate Change, Victorian Diseases, Alcohol

    Tim Harford on climate change, Victorian diseases, maths mistakes and alcohol consumption

  • Posted on 15 Feb 2019

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    WS More or Less: From the archives: Groundhogs and Kings

    Who can better forecast the weather – meteorologists or a rodent? What percentage of the English public are related to King Edward the III, and is malnutrition really on the rise in the UK? Sit back, relax and enjoy some of the good stuff from the More or Less archives.

  • Posted on 12 Feb 2019

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    Teen Suicide; Brexit Business Moves; Wood-Burner Pollution

    Tim Harford finds untrue a recent report that there is a 'suicidal generation' of teens.

  • Posted on 08 Feb 2019

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