Professor Mervyn Stone is author of the Civitas publication:
Failing to Figure: Whitehall's Costly Neglect of Statistical Reasoning


Notes About Authors

  • Joan Davis is Chairman of North-West London’s Community Voice.

  • Ian Milne is director of the cross-party think-tank Global Britain and an authority on the relationship between UK and the EU.

  • Robert Rowthorn is emeritus professor of Economics at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of King's College. He is the author of Large-scale Immigration, De-industrialisation and Foreign Trade (with John Wells), and academic articles on economic growth, structural change, employment and migration.

  • Mervyn Stone is emeritus professor of Statistics at UCL and author of Failing to Figure: Whitehall's Costly Neglect of Statistical Reasoning.


  • Finished - and fully-formatted - pieces should be sent as Word documents to Carol Bristow at carol.bristow@civitas.org.uk