Monthly Archives: October 2015

Update on UCAS post

I had an interesting exchange by e-mail with Maggie Smith, the analyst at UCAS responsible for the note discussed in my previous blog entry. She tells me that the conclusion I derived from the released data (the small but significant ethnicity effect) is very much attenuated when the data is broken down by provider, and the published UCAS analysis is based on such disaggregated data. Continue reading Update on UCAS post