The International Activities of Italian Statisticians Prior to the Second World War

G. Leti
Unlike the majority of great nations in Western Europe, Italy achieved its unity only in the second half of the nineteenth century. The Congresses for Scientists played their part in the unification of the country. But even before Italy was unified, Italian statisticians made a solid contribution to the development of statistics, among other things by taking an active part in international congresses on statistics and demography. Of particular importance was the contribution made by...