02Feb 2016

Adolf Hitler once said: “If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed.” In this hyper-political year, a chorus of critics is loudly proclaiming that you can’t trust polls anymore. And many people seem to believe it. Can you trust surveys to make accurate predictions? Let’s examine the evidence. The critics of public polls invariably cite declining response rates as a reason not to trust survey research. Yet, […]