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Statistics can drive us to distraction

The real picture of an institution’s success can be disguised by inaccurate descriptions of course completion figures. One of the greater consumer scandals of the recent past in New Zealand were the revelations that the importers of second-hand motor vehicles were winding back the odometers to claim much less mileage than was the actual case.

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