Splink: Free software for probabilistic record linkage at scale
24 August 2022
In this blog, Ministry of Justice (MoJ) data scientist Robin Linacre introduces Splink, a free and open source software library for record linkage at scale that has now been downloaded over three million times. This software implements a best-practice approach, and has been developed as part of the Data First programme, ADR UK’s collaboration with MoJ.
ONS Education Symposium: When education data met speed dating
18 August 2022
Impact Manager Abbie Bevan and Senior Engagement Manager Emma Atkinson from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) share their reflections on a recent event.
Experiences of EU nationals in the UK – a review of the literature
27 July 2022
Dr Ffion Lloyd-Williams is a senior research officer overseeing the delivery of the ADR Wales European Union Settlement Scheme (EUSS) Data Linking Project. Here Ffion discusses the key findings from the team’s literature review looking at the experiences of EU nationals living in the UK before and after the EU referendum.
Feasibility of using linked dataset to evaluate early interventions to prevent violent crime
25 July 2022
In this blog, Dr Rosie Cornish of the University of Bristol describes the findings of her research. Her project team has been examining the feasibility of using the de-identified Ministry of Justice (MoJ)-Department for Education...