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

Activity Details

650 * Thu, 8/5/2010, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-211 (West)
Current Applications of Small-Area Estimation Using Data from Complex Surveys — Invited Papers
Section on Survey Research Methods , Committee on Applied Statisticians , IMS , Section on Government Statistics , Social Statistics Section
Organizer(s): Michael E. Bellow, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Parthasarathi Lahiri , University of Maryland
Chair(s): Cynthia Clark, National Agricultural Statistics Service
10:35 AM Current Developments in Small-Area Estimation at Statistics Canada Michel Arsene Hidiroglou, Statistics Canada
11:00 AM An Evaluation of Housing Unit and Block Cluster Effects on Small-Area Census Coverage Variability in the 2006 Census Test Donald Malec, U.S. Census Bureau
11:25 AM An Empirical Bayes Approach for the National Agricultural Statistics Service's County Estimation Program Michael E. Bellow, National Agricultural Statistics Service ; Parthasarathi Lahiri , University of Maryland
11:50 AM Discussant: Robert E. Fay, Westat
12:10 PM Floor Discussion

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