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

Activity Details

300 * ! Tue, 8/3/2010, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-208 (West)
Data Measurement — Contributed Papers
Business and Economic Statistics Section
Chair(s): Baoline Chen, Bureau of Economic Analysis
8:35 AM Aligning Survey Estimates of Employment in Expanding and Contracting Establishments with Population Counts: Preliminary Issues and Methods Michael Roosma, Bureau of Labor Statistics ; Kenneth W. Robertson, Bureau of Labor Statistics ; James Spletzer, Bureau of Labor Statistics
8:50 AM Improving the Preliminary Values of the Chained CPI-U John Shearer Greenlees, Bureau of Labor Statistics
9:05 AM Experimental PPI Index Aggregation Systems with Services and Construction Price Indexes Jonathan Weinhagen, Bureau of Labor Statistics
9:20 AM Sampling and Weighting of Commodity and Service Units for the Elementary Level of Computation of the U.S. Consumer Price Index Mary Lee Fuxa, Bureau of Labor Statistics
9:35 AM An Empirical Comparison of Constrained Optimization Methods for Benchmarking Economic Time Series Irene Brown, U.S. Census Bureau
9:50 AM Measuring Inflation Expectations Using Interval-Coded Data Yasutomo Murasawa, Osaka Prefecture University
10:05 AM Assessing the Impact of Missing Data on Variance Estimates for the Medical Expenditures Panel Survey: Insurance Component (MEPS-IC) Matthew Thompson, U.S. Census Bureau ; Anne Kearney, U.S. Census Bureau

2010 JSM Online Program Home

For information, contact or phone (888) 231-3473.

If you have questions about the Continuing Education program, please contact the Education Department.