Session 199:
Big Data and Demographic Analysis

Saturday, April 13
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Napoleon B3
3rd Floor

Chair: Kenneth C. Land, Duke University

  1. What Is Big Data? And Why Should It Be of Interest to Demographers?Barbara Entwisle, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. The Social Observatories Coordinating Network – A Big Data Project: What Can It Do for Demographers?Sandra Hofferth, University of Maryland

  3. Big Data in the Corporate Sector: Issues of Confidentiality and Data Access for DemographersHerbert Stackhouse, Nielsen

  4. Big Data: Issues of Statistical AnalysisTyler McCormick, University of Washington

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