Theresa May claims the Conservatives have historically been a party of low taxes. Is she right?
We asked two experts in youth politics to check the claim that has been circulating on social media.
Labour has pledged to raise the rate of corporation tax to 26% by 2020. How much could this raise?
We asked two academics to check Jeremy Hunt's figures.
The Conservatives claim the energy market is broken. Are they right?
'Per pupil expenditure' is where the real story lies.
Diesel engines have been demonised for their emissions but the technology has already cleaned up its act.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn claims they do. Two academics assessed the facts.
The Conversation asked two experts to look at the data.
There's a lot of talk about a Brexit 'divorce bill' costing the UK tens of billions – we got two academics to check the facts.
Vote Leave claims the EU is the slowest growing area in the world. Are they right?
The remain camp argue that Russia is one of only a few countries that favour the UK leaving the EU. We asked two academics.
The Remain campaign cites this survey as proof of the economic benefits of staying in the EU. Here's the story behind the numbers.
Both sides have used the housing ladder to persuade voters in the EU referendum campaign. Are they right to do so?
Conservative MP David Davies has been telling anti-TTIP activists that a leave vote is how they can torpedo the deal.
Supporters of the campaign for Brexit claim the UK could not veto Turkish accession to the EU. We asked two academics to check the facts.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has attacked the European Arrest Warrant for putting British nationals at risk of extradition. Is he right?
Boris Johnson says so. But the reality about EU minimum wages and the effect on migration is more subtle.
According to Team Remain, there's a jobs bonanza around the corner if the UK stays in the union.
Migration Watch claims there could be another 50,000 EU migrants a year coming to the UK than currently thought. We asked two academics to look at the numbers.