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3Moons - Autumn 2012


After a break, and the creation of the Strategy and Standards Directorate, 3Moons is back again this Autumn with the latest methodological news in the Office for National Statistics (ONS). In this 20th Edition, a strong focus is placed on innovative projects and collaborations with other national and international statistical institutes.

3Moons - Autumn 2012 (2.18 Mb Pdf)


  • Frank Nolan: Obituary

  • Paul Woobey says hello and introduces the new Strategy and Standards Directorate

  • Use of Administrative Data for Business Statistics

  • ONS Poster Wins 1st Prize … Again!

  • Statistical Computing - Putting down strong foundations

  • The Methodology Advisory Service (MAS)

  • Special Events Policy and how it's working

  • Selective Editing and the Eden Project

  • UKSA Collaboration with NBS China

  • The Uncertainty Project

  • Elementary Aggregates and Lower Level Substitution Bias. Winner of IAOS Prize

  • Using Google Trends Data in the Production of Official Statistics

  • Conferences and Publications

  • There is more to STU than courses

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