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Yang says remittances from workers abroad increase educational attainment for children

Kimball's failed replication of Reinhart-Rogoff finding cited in argument for tempered public response to social science research results

Edin and Shaefer's book on destitute families in America reviewed in NYT

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Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Oct 12
Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation

Nonresponse bias

Nonresponse bias in health surveys

8/21/2012 feature story

In this project, Michael Elliott and James Wagner evaluate a set of indicators for the risk of nonresponse bias, perform simulations of the indicators' performance under varied circumstances, and apply them to existing survey data collections.

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Michael R. Elliott

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