This is the program for the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Activity Details

648 * Thu, 8/5/2010, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-120 (West)
Measurement of Elusive Populations and Phenomena: Experiences and Challenges from the Human Rights Field — Invited Papers
Social Statistics Section , Section on Government Statistics , Section on Survey Research Methods
Organizer(s): Megan Price, Benetech
Chair(s): Lillian Lin, CDC
10:35 AM Measuring Elusive Populations with Multiple Systems Estimation: A Case Study in Casanare Kristian Lum, Duke University ; Megan Price, Benetech ; Patrick Ball, Benetech
11:00 AM Challenges in Sampling Elusive Populations Graham Kalton, Westat
11:25 AM Measuring Lethal Counterinsurgency Violence in Amritsar District, India Using a Referral-Based Sampling Technique Romesh Silva, Benetech ; Jeff Klingner, Benetech ; Scott Weikart, Benetech
11:50 AM Discussant: Steven Thompson, Simon Fraser University
12:10 PM Floor Discussion

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