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National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on National Statistics

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Works: 165 works in 406 publications in 1 language and 98,380 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Longitudinal studies  Surveys 
Classifications: HA37.U55, 616.075072073
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Principles and practices for a federal statistical agency by Margaret E Martin ( )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 3,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Online version of a white paper prepared by the Committee on National Statistics (CNSTAT) in 1992 on principles and practices for a federal statistical agency. Among the issues discussed are the meaning of independence for such agencies as well as their role in research and analysis
The new Americans economic, demographic, and fiscal effects of immigration by James P Smith ( )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The polygraph and lie detection ( )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Private lives and public policies confidentiality and accessibility of government statistics by Panel on Confidentiality and Data Access (U.S.) ( )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Longitudinal surveys of children by Kirsten West ( )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Committee and the Board on Children, Youth, and Families convened in September a workshop to discuss ways to foster greater collaboration and sharing of information among principal investigators of several longitudinal surveys of children. Among many
Protecting participants and facilitating social and behavioral sciences research ( )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Measuring the government sector of the U.S. economic accounts ( )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time-use measurement and research report of a workshop ( )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Measuring functional capacity and work requirements summary of a workshop ( )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Counting people in the information age by National Research Council (U.S.) ( )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Online version of a report issued in 1994 on the study undertaken by the Panel to Evaluate Alternative Census Methods of the National Research Council in response to the Decennial Census Improvement Act of 1991. Among the issues considered are alternative enumeration methods; sampling and statistical estimation; uses of administrative records in censuses; and methods for hard-to-enumerate populations and non-response follow-up
The Social Security Administration's disability decision process a framework for research : second interim report ( )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Survey automation report and workshop proceedings by Workshop on Survey Automation ( )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For over 100 years, the evolution of modern survey methodology-using the theory of representative sampling to make interferences from a part of the population to the whole-has been paralleled by a drive toward automation, harnessing technology
Toward a national health care survey a data system for the 21st century ( )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Providing national statistics on health and social welfare programs in an era of change summary of a workshop by Constance F Citro ( )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Review of disability evaluation study design : third interim report ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has been engaged in a major effort to redesign the process for determining disability for cash benefits and medical assistance under its Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Title II of the Social Security Act and the Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Title XVI of the Social Security Act. Because of the complexity and far-reaching impact of its efforts, SSA concluded that the redesign effort requires extensive research, testing, and validation, as well as further development of some of its components before national implementation. The effect of the new determination process on the number and characteristics of future beneficiaries also needs further study. The agency asked the National Academies to provide ongoing independent and unbiased review of, and recommendations on, its current and proposed research as it relates to the development of a revised disability decision process including the approach, survey design, and content of the complex multiyear Disability Evaluation Study (DES). The present report is the third in a series of short interim reports of the National Academies' Committee to Review the SSA's Disability Decision Process. This third interim report relates directly to one of the contract tasks-review of the design, approach, and content of the DES, as proposed by SSA's contractor for the survey, Westat, Inc. This report is limited to a brief review of the sample design (including that of the pilot study), instruments and procedures, and response rates goals developed by Westat and provided by SSA in June 1999 to the committee for its review and recommendations. It also comments on the proposed timeline for initiation of each phase of the survey
Informing America's policy on illegal drugs what we don't know keeps hurting us by National Research Council (U.S.) ( )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Statistics on U.S. immigration an assessment of data needs for future research ( )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The growing importance of immigration in the United States today prompted this examination of the adequacy of U.S. immigration data. This volume summarizes data needs in four areas: immigration trends, assimilation and impacts, labor force issues, and family and social networks. It includes recommendations on additional sources for the data needed for program and research purposes, and new questions and refinements of questions within existing data sources to improve the understanding of immigration and immigrant trends
Evaluating food assistance programs in an era of welfare reform summary of a workshop ( )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Measurement problems in criminal justice research workshop summary ( )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Most major crime in this country emanates from two major data sources. The FBI's Uniform Crime Reports has collected information on crimes known to the police and arrests from local and state jurisdictions throughout the country. The National Crime Victimization Survey, a general population survey designed to cover the extent, nature, and consequences of criminal victimization, has been conducted annually since the early1970s. This workshop was designed to consider similarities and differences in the methodological problems encountered by the survey and criminal justice research communities and what might be the best focus for the research community. In addition to comparing and contrasting the methodological issues associated with self-report surveys and official records, the workshop explored methods for obtaining accurate self-reports on sensitive questions about crime events, estimating crime and victimization in rural counties and townships and developing unbiased prevalence and incidence rates for rate events among population subgroups
Integrating federal statistics on children report of a workshop ( )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Those who make and implement policies for children and families are seriously hampered by several features of the federal statistical system: categorical fragmentation, sampling strategies that follow adults and families rather than children, and lack of
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Assembly of Behavioral and Social Sciences (U.S.). Committee on National Statistics

C.N.S.T.A.T.
CNSTAT
Commission on behavioral and social sciences and education Etats-Unis Committee on national statistics
Committee on National Statistics.
Committee on National Statistics (National Research Council (U.S.). Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education)
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Committee on National Statistics.
National Research Council Assembly of Behavioral and Social Sciences Committee on National Statistics
National Research Council Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Committee on National Statistics
National Research Council Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Committee on National Statistics
National research council Etats-Unis Committee on national statistics
National Research Council (Spojené státy americké). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Committee on National Statistics
National Research Council (Spojené státy americké). Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Committee on National Statistics
National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Committee on National Statistics
National Research Council (U.S.). Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Committee on National Statistics
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