Fixing the race – Sydney “world’s fifth most liveable city”

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Picture of Hong Kong from The Economist

Is the woeful level of analysis of research studies a sign of the pressure on existing media services to push out more news with fewer resources?

Here’s another one. [Disclosure: Melbourne, long tagged “one of the world’s most livable cities” is my home town].

The Sydney

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Confusing objective and subjective measures

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Ronak Gandhi |Whitehaven Beach, QLD, https://www.facebook.com/SeeAustralia

Reports this week that Australians are “the happiest people in the world” set off the dodgy data warnings. (Quite apart from the usual problems of relying on average results)

The newspaper report was headlined

 

Smile, we’re the world’s happiest nation

May 23, 2012 – 2:04PM

Australia

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