Session 160:
New Strategies in Demographic Measurement

Saturday, April 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Clarendon
3rd Floor

Chair: Louis Kincannon, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: Edward J Spar, Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics (COPAFS)

  1. Points of Departure: Emigration from the United StatesKaren A. Woodrow-Lafield, University of Notre Dame; Ellen Kraly, Colgate University

  2. Design of Samples for International Migration Surveys: Methodological Considerations, Practical Constraints, and Lessons Learned from a Multi-Country Study in Africa and EuropeGeorge Groenewold, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Richard Bilsborrow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Some New Demographic Equations in Survival Analysis under Generalized Population Model: Applications to Swedish and Indian Census Age-Data for Estimating Adult MortalitySubrata Lahiri, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. New Approaches to Measuring Emergent U.S. Demographic TrendsJohn F. Long, U.S. Census Bureau

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