Power to the pollsters

Bown, William
June 1991
New Scientist;6/15/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1773, p30
Discusses the increased use of psephologists due to the upcoming general election in England. When the election will be held; Possibility of a closely fought campaign; The three main parties; Opinion polling and the study of voting; The economy as a crucial issue; Research in Europe by American psephologist Michael Lewis-Beck; Political scientists. INSETS: 1: Political power...and making the most of opinion polls.;2: Model ways to time the next election.


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