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Sponsor(s): SRMS

Session Time: 8:30-10:20 Thursday

Estimated Audience Size: 100

A/V Request: xxx

Session Title: The Controversy about Sampling in the Census

Theme Session: Yes $\quad$ Applied Session: Yes

Organizer: Obstat, Neal  

Session Timing: 110 minutes total. Opening Remarks by Chair - 5 minutes First Speaker - 25 minutes Second Speaker - 25 minutes Third Speaker - 25 minutes Closing Remarks by the chair - 15 minutes Floor Discussion - 15 minutes

Chair: Brown, Lawrence  

1. The Case Against Sampling and Estimation, Or Why Accuracy Does Matter $\quad$ Bensen, Clark  

2. Census 2000: The Statistical Case $\quad$ Killion, Ruth Ann  

3. Who Counts? Census Controversies and the Millenial Census $\quad$ Anderson, Margo  

$\quad$ Fienberg, Stephen E.  

List of speakers who are nonmembers: Bensen

David Scott