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Event Materials

April 25, 2017
Innovation at the Census Bureau
John Thompson

April 20, 2017
How to Avoid Some Common Graphical Mistakes
Naomi B. Robbins

March 8, 2017
Recursive Partitioning for Modelling Survey Data
Slides Video

February 23, 2017
Implementing the New OMB Cognitive Interviewing Standards and Guidelines
Jennifer Madans (NCHS)
Kristen Miller (NCHS)
Jennifer Edgar (BLS)
Patti Goerman (Census Bureau)
Bob Sivinski (OMB)

February 16, 2017
Sports Analytics Discussion

October 7, 2016
Statistics and Presidential Elections
Slides Video
Clyde Tucker, CNN and American Institutes for Research and Bureau of Labor Statistics (Retired)

April 18, 2016
Benefits and Challenges in Using Paradata

April 1, 2016
Teaching Simulation-Based Inference
Kari Lock Morgan, Penn State University

February 22, 2016
New Developments in Small Area Estimation Using a Bayesian‐Frequentist Integrated Approach
Avi Singh, AIR

September 9, 2015

Nonprobability Samples

April 28, 2015
Teaching Precursors to Data Science in Introductory and Second Courses in Statistics

February 2, 2015
Introductory Statistics at the College Level— Making it More Exciting and Relevant

January 30, 2015
Hierarchical Bayesian Methods for Combining Estimates from Multiple Surveys
Adrijo Chakraborty, NORC

December 3, 2014
Geographic Oversampling for Race/Ethnicity Using Data from the 2010 Census

December 2, 2014

November 12, 2014
Bayesian Estimation of Trends in Population-Level Health Metrics Using Disparate Data Sources

November 3, 2014
On Information Quality (InfoQ) of Official and Establishment Statistics

October 28, 2014
WSS Conference on the Consumer Price Index

October 8, 2014
Statistics Education as part of the Common Core: What, Why, and How?
Douglas Tyson, Central York High School, York, PA

September 24, 2014
The Rake's Progress Revisited!

September 18, 2014
WSS Seminar on Administrative Records for Best Possible Estimates

September 4, 2014
Determining Optimal Recall Period Assignment in Consumer Payment Surveys
Marcin Hitczenko, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston