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Paul Goodwin

Paul Goodwin lectured in forecasting and decision making at the University of Bath and, as an Honorary Fellow of the International Institute of Forecasters, is consulted by governments and international companies and gives talks around the world. Forewarned: A Skeptic’s Guide to Prediction (Biteback)is a beautifully written and insightful analysis of how forecasters go about their business and how we can learn whether or not to trust them. His new book will give us the knowledge and courage to mistrust the statistics that threaten to overwhelm us. Something Doesn't Add Up: Statistics In A Post-Truth Age will be coming soon from Profile Books.