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Even Psephologists Are Human

Posted on August 15, 2016 by Roger Scully

Although I sometimes find it hard to convince ambitious youngsters of the fact, the life of a psephologist is not all glitz and glamour. Sure, there can be plenty of that. But there is also the ceaseless attention of the paparazzi, the endless press intrusion into your private life etc etc. And there is plenty Read moreabout Even Psephologists Are Human


The Most Important Issue? Part III

Posted on August 8, 2016 by Roger Scully

This is the latest in a series of blog posts in which I’m looking at results from this year’s Welsh Election Study. As I have explained previously, the voter study component of WES asked a representative sample of respondents a series of open-ended questions about the issues that most concerned them. In this post I’ll Read moreabout The Most Important Issue? Part III


Sleidiau o’r ‘Steddfod

Posted on August 4, 2016 by Roger Scully

Gwnes i cyflwyniad ar Brexit ddoe, gyda fy nghyfaill Richard Wyn Jones, yn yr Eisteddfod Genedlaethol yn Y Fenni. Dyma‘r sleidiau.


The Most Important Issue? Part II

Posted on August 1, 2016 by Roger Scully

In a previous blog post, I explained the format of questions asked by this year’s Welsh Election Study, which asked respondents about the ‘single most important issue’ facing Britain and Wales. In this post I’ll present the first batch of results from those questions. I’ll start by looking at responses to the first such question Read moreabout The Most Important Issue? Part II

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