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Oversight of the 2000 Census Serious Problems with Statistical Adjustment Remain, Hearings Before the Subcommittee on the Census of the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, Second Session, September 17, 1998   [open pdf - 12MB]

This is the September 17, 1998 hearing on "Oversight of the 2000 Census Serious Problems with Statistical Adjustment Remain," held before the House Subcommittee on the Census of the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. From the Opening Statement of Chairman Dan Miller: "Today we are here to receive testimony from some very distinguished statisticians, Contrary to popular belief, there are many in the statistical community who oppose sampling for use in the 2000 census, and fear a disaster should this risky experiment be allowed to continue." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Leo Breiman, Donald Bryant, Barbara Bryant, Eugene Ericksen, Stephen Fienberg, Robert Koyak, Lawrence Brown, and Marty Wells.

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Serial No. 105-201
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Date:
1999
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Public Domain
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