JSM (in the wild)

The Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) are coming up in the first week of August in Vancouver. StatsInTheWild will be in attendance.

Here are the StatsInTheWild suggestions for interesting talks to attend.

Disclosure Limitation and Confidentiality:
A New Approach to Protect Confidentiality for Census Microdata with Missing Values Yajuan Si, Duke University; Jerome P. Reiter, Duke University. Monday, August 2, 2010 10:35 AM

Disclosure Avoidance for Census 2010 and American Community Survey Five-Year Tabular Data Products
Laura Zayatz, U.S. Census Bureau; Paul Massell , U.S. Census Bureau; Jason Lucero, U.S. Census Bureau; Asoka Ramanayake, U.S. Census Bureau. Monday, August 2, 2010 11:15 AM

Multiple Imputation Method for Disclosure Limitation in Longitudinal Data
Di An, Merck & Co., Inc.; Roderick Joseph Little, University of Michigan; James W. McNally, University of Michigan
11:35 AM

Balancing Individual Privacy with Access to Data for Policymaking
Panelists:
Stephen E. Fienberg , Carnegie Mellon University
Nancy M. Gordon, U.S. Census Bureau
Michael Lee Cohen, Committee on National Statistics
Tom Krenzke, Westat
Ed J. Christopher, Federal Highway Administration
Stephen Gunnells, The Planning Center
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 : 2:00 PM to 3:50 PM

Sports:
Spatial Modeling of Fielding in Major League Baseball Shane Jensen, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 10:35 AM

Exploring the Count in Baseball Jim Albert, Bowling Green State University. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 11:35 AM

False Starts and Alternative Hypotheses Michael Rotkowitz, The University of Melbourne

Multiple Imputation:
Multiple Imputations for Survey Sampling and Their Diagnostics – Invited – Papers. Sun, 8/1/10, 2:00 PM – 3:50 PM
This entire section is worth attending.

Law:
Formal Statistical Analysis Provides Sounder Inferences Than the U.S. Government’s ‘Four-Fifths Rule’: Examining the Data from Ricci v. DeStefano. Weiwen Miao, Haverford College; Joseph L. Gastwirth, Washington University. Wednesday, August 4, 2010 11:15 AM.

See you in Vancouver.

Cheers.

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