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Data from Petition to Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU

For the curious but not tech savvy economist: here is a Stata script which reads the signature count by UK region live : *uncomment to get the json modules if not present *ssc install insheetjson, replace *ssc install libjson, replace … Continue reading

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Toll Index June 2018

The Toll Index has been widely covered in national and international press (selection): Focus Magazin, Tim Harford – The undercover economist, Financial Times, MoneyWeek, WirtschaftsWoche, CNN International, DRS3 Swiss public radio, Deutsche Welle.  

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Toll Index May 2018 – keep calm and drive on

The Toll Index has been widely covered in national and international press (selection): Focus Magazin, Tim Harford – The undercover economist, Financial Times, MoneyWeek, WirtschaftsWoche, CNN International, DRS3 Swiss public radio, Deutsche Welle.  

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Toll Index April 2018 – Growth ceiling?

The data is available at the Data Repository of the IDSC – Research Data Center of IZA. The paper we first studied the properties of these data is published at the Journal of Forecasting. The Toll Index has been widely … Continue reading

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