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February 2005, Vol. 128, No.2
Antecedents and predecessors of NLSY79: paving the course
James R. Walker
Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, The University of Wisconsin-Madison.
A historical view of the NLSY79 development stages highlights lessons learned during an era filled with new concepts and innovations in sociology, economics, and computer science.
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