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New statistics for old?—measuring the wellbeing of the UK

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  • David J. Hand

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  • Paul Allin & David J. Hand, 2017. "New statistics for old?—measuring the wellbeing of the UK," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 180(1), pages 3-43, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jorssa:v:180:y:2017:i:1:p:3-43
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