School of Economics and Finance

Professor John Curtice, "Can we trust the polls?"

16 October 2017

Time: 6:00 - 9:00pm
Venue: Peston Lecture Theatre, Graduate Centre

Refreshments will follow the talk.

John Curtice is Professor of Politics at Strathclyde University and Senior Research Fellow at NatCen Social Research. He has been co-editor of NatCen's British Social Attitudes series since 1995 and was co-director of the British Election Study between 1983 and 1997. A regular media commentator on British politics, he is head of the team responsible for the analysis of the BBC/ITV/Sky joint general election exit poll. He is also President of the British Polling Council, an organisation that upholds standards of transparency in the polling industry.