More or Less

More More or Less this week: Radio 4 today at 1.30pm BST and Sunday at 8pm BST. You can also listen online, subscribe to a podcast, and read more at the More or Less website here.

This program: Why England Lose, an interview with the new National Statistician, dubious numbers on the prevalence of piracy, and Simon Singh on how mathematics is being prostituted in the name of advertising.

Tim Harford’s blog

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Tim, also known as the Undercover Economist, writes about the economics of everyday life.