This story won’t go away quickly, no matter how badly the DWP and the Cabinet ‘Nudge Unit’ might want it to. The latest development – involving claims by the false test’s creators, reminds me very much of the claims by the UK Treasury that it still has good documentary evidence that George Osborne’s austerity policies are necessary.
Two questions spring to mind: First, is the theory behind this activity sound? Second, if that theory is being used to support a particular course of action, is that action justifiable?
Expect an article, soon.