Newsletter Issue 2016:1

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The AEA committee on economic statistics, chaired by Robert Moffitt, recently became aware of a proposed redesign of the National Health Interview Survey: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhis/2018_quest_redesign.htm. The motivation is to reduce the length of the questionnaire, but there are reasons for serious concern in this proposed change. NCHS is only going to collect information on a […]

Anthony LoSasso

Tony LoSasso Planning for the 6th Biennial ASHEcon Meeting at Penn, June 12-15, 2016 is entering the final stage! By now everyone has received notification about the status of their abstracts. It was highly competitive this year and only about half of abstracts could be accepted for oral presentation. Registration is open: https://ashecon.confex.com/ashecon/2016/registration/call.cgi. Lots […]