BLS Statistical Survey Papers

Title Survey/Program Author Year Link to abstract Link to PDF
Adding Questions on Certifications and Licenses to the Current Population SurveyCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Allard, Mary Dorinda2016AbstractPDF
Can Survey Instructions Relieve Respondent Burden?General MethodologyYu, Erica; Fricker, Scott; Kopp,Brandon2015AbstractPDF
Validation in the Occupational Requirements Survey: Analysis of ApproachesOccupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Smyth, Kristin2015AbstractPDF
Variance Estimation by Replication for National CPS Seasonally Adjusted SeriesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Evans, Thomas; McIllece, Justin; Miller, Stephen2015AbstractPDF
Using Alternative Mailing Strategies to Boost Internet Response in an Establishment SurveyGreen Technologies and Practices Survey (GTP)Stang, Sharon; Mockovak, William2015AbstractPDF
Towards Determining an Optimal Contact Attempt Threshold for a Large-Scale Personal Visit SurveyConsumer Expenditure Interview Survey (CEQ)Safir, Adam; Tan, Lucilla2015AbstractPDF
The Effect of CE Sample Sizes on CPI Standard ErrorsConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index for All Unban Consumers (CPI-U)Fitzgerald, Jenny; Gomes, Harold; Hung, Imin2015AbstractPDF
Review of the 2010 Sample Redesign of the Consumer Expenditure SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Neiman, Danielle; King, Susan; Swanson, David; Ash, Stephen; Enriquez, Jacob; Rosenbam, Joshua2015AbstractPDF
Optimization Targeting of the Annual Refiling SurveyAnnual Refilling Survey (ARS), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Kaminski, Marek2015AbstractPDF
Optimal and Coherent Data Visualization in R for the Empirical Study of CPI-U Standard Errors Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U)Gomes, Harold2015AbstractPDF
Measuring Question SensitivityGeneral MethodologyKaplan, Robin; Yu, Erica2015AbstractPDF
Let Me Tell You What You Told Me: Dependent Interviewing in Establishment SurveysGeneral MethodologyRidolfo, Heather; Edgar, Jennifer2015AbstractPDF
Latent Variable Models for Nonresponse Adjustment and CalibrationGeneral MethodologyMeekins, Brian2015AbstractPDF
Field-Testing the Collection of New Data Elements in the Occupational Employment Statistics SurveyOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Martinelli, Cory; Jones, Carrie2015AbstractPDF
Current Employment Statistics by Size Class Using Base-Size DefinitionsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Fett, Nicholas; Loya, Brenda2015AbstractPDF
Consistency in Supplemental Poverty Measurement: Adding Imputed In-Kind Benefits to Thresholds and Impact on Poverty Rates for the United StatesConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Supplemental Poverty Measure Statistics (SPM) Garner, Thesia; Gudrais, Marisa; Short, Kathleen2015AbstractPDF
Concurrent Seasonal Adjustment of State and Metro Payroll Employment SeriesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Mance, Steven2015AbstractPDF
Comparing Results from Telephone Reinterview with Unmoderated, Online Cognitive InterviewingGeneral MethodologyMockovak, William; Kaplan, Robin2015AbstractPDF
Combining Time Series and Cross-Sectional Data for the Current Employment Statistics EstimatesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie2015AbstractPDF
Application of Industry-Specific Sample Strata in PPI Variance EstimationProducer Price Index (PPI)Hensley, Teresa2015AbstractPDF
Sample Allocation to Increase the Expected Number of Publishable Cells in the Survey of Occupational Injuries and IllnessesSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Kratzke, Diem-Tran; Toth, Daniell2015AbstractPDF
Occupational Requirements Survey Sample DesignOccupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Ferguson, Gwyn, McNulty, Erin2015AbstractPDF
Estimation Processes Used in the Occupational Requirements SurveyOccupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Rhein, Bradley; Ponikowski, Chester2015AbstractPDF
Occupational Requirements Survey (ORS) Data Review ProcessOccupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Meharenna, Ruth2015AbstractPDF
Size-Based Probability Sampling with Constraints on CostsOccupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Brown, Karen; Hunley, Tamara2015AbstractPDF
Building Quality Assurance for the Occupational Requirements SurveyGeneral MethodologyPowers, Randall; Eltinge, John2015AbstractPDF
Using Calibration Training to Assess the Quality of Interviewer PerformanceOccupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Mockovak, William; Yu, Alice; Earp, Morgan2015AbstractPDF
Validation in the Occupational Requirements Survey: Analysis of ApproachesNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Smyth, Kristin2014AbstractPDF
The Effect of Interview Length on Data Quality in the Consumer Expenditure Interview SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Nix, Brian2014AbstractPDF
Simulated Statistics for the Proposed By-Division Design In the Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Schilp, John2014AbstractPDF
Seasonal Adjustment and the Great Recession: Implications for Statistical AgenciesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Tiller, Richard; Evans, Thomas2014AbstractPDF
Response Burden: What Predicts It and Who is Burdened Out?Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Fricker, Scott; Yan, Ting; Tsai, Shirley2014AbstractPDF
Regression Tree Models for Analyzing Survey ResponseGeneral MethodologyToth, Daniell; Phipps, Polly2014AbstractPDF
Panel Analysis of Household Nonresponse and Person Coverage in the Current Population SurveyCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Robison, Edwin; Grieves, Christopher2014AbstractPDF
On Weight Smoothing in the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics Survey (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie; Sverchkov, Michael2014AbstractPDF
Occupational Requirements Survey Sample Design EvaluationNational Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Ferguson. Gwyn; McNulty, Erin; Ponikowski, Chester2014AbstractPDF
Monitoring CPS Seasonally Adjusted Series with an Eye to Recession EffectsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Evans, Thomas; Oh, Jennifer2014AbstractPDF
Measuring Impact of Top-Coding on the Utility of Consumer Expenditure MicrodataConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Yang, Daniel, Toth, Daniell2014AbstractPDF
Longitudinal Assessment of Measurement Error on the Consumer Expenditure Interview Survey: 1996 – 2010Consumer Expenditure Interview Survey (CE)Meekins, Brian2014AbstractPDF
Examining the Impact of Updating More Months of Concurrent Seasonally Adjusted Industry Estimates in the Current Employment StatisticsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Loya, Brenda2014AbstractPDF
Estimation Considerations for the Occupational Requirements SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Requirements Survey (ORS)Rhein, Bradley; Ponikowski, Chester; McNulty, Erin2014AbstractPDF
Effects of Imperfect Unit Size Information on Complex Sample Designs and EstimatorsGeneral MethodologyPowers, Randall; Eltinge, John2014AbstractPDF
Effect of Benchmarking by Industry and Size Class on National Compensation Survey EstimatesNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Guciardo, Christopher2014AbstractPDF
Development of a Quality Framework and Quality Indicators at the Bureau of Labor StatisticsConsumer Expenditure (CE) Survey, Consumer Price Index (CPI), Producer Price Index (PPI), International Price Program (IPP)Horrigan, Michael; Phipps, Polly; Fricker, Scott2014AbstractPDF
Automated Coding of Worker Injury NarrativesSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Measure, Alexander2014AbstractPDF
Assessing the Usefulness of Census Bureau Multi-Establishment Data to Facilitate Linking Firms with Establishments in BLS MicrodataQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW), Longitudinal Data Base (LDB)Handwerker, Elizabeth Weber ; Mason, Lowell2014AbstractPDF
A Simplified Approach to Administrative Record Linkage in the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)McIllece, Justin; Kapani, Vinod2014AbstractPDF
Nonignorable Nonresponse In the Occupational Employment Statistics SurveyOccupational Employment Statistics (OES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Horton, Nicholas; Toth, Daniell; Phipps, Polly2014AbstractPDF
Wage Imputation in the OES Survey: A Model-Assisted Approach Incorporating Data from the Quarterly Census of Employment and WagesOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Osburn, Jane2013AbstractPDF
Wage estimates by job characteristic:NCS and OES program dataNational Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Lettau, Michael; Zamora, Dee2013AbstractPDF
Using Paradata to Understand Panel Effects in the Current Population SurveyCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John2013AbstractPDF
The Seasonal Timing of Work-Related InjuriesSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Pierce, Brooks2013AbstractPDF
Testing the Collection of Occupational Requirements DataNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Ferguson, Gwyn2013AbstractPDF
Simulation Study to Validate Sample Allocation for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Lee, Hyunshik; Li,Tiandong; Teuter, Klaus Ferguson, Gwyn; Ponikowski, Chester; 2013AbstractPDF
Seasonal Adjustment of CPS Labor Force Series During the Great RecessionGeneral MethodologyEvans, Thomas; Tiller, Richard2013AbstractPDF
Discussion: FROM FEASIBILITY TO IMPLEMENTAIONCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Robison, Edwin2013AbstractPDF
Properties of Some Sample Designs Based on Imperfect Frame InformationGeneral MethodologyPowers, Randall; Eltinge, John2013AbstractPDF
Nonresponse Bias in the Survey of Occupational Injuries and IllnessesSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Huband, Erin; Bobbitt, Patrick2013AbstractPDF
Nonresponse Bias Analysis of Average Weekly Earnings in the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Kratzke, Diem2013AbstractPDF
Modeling Monthly Birth/Death by using Sample ParadataCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Oreper, Jeremy2013AbstractPDF
Back to the Future:Using Current Regression Variables to Forecast Forward from Historical Net Birth/Death EmploymentCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Battista, Victoria2013AbstractPDF
Measuring Green Industry Employment:Issues and Observations in Data CollectionGreen Goods and Services Survey (GGS)Fett, Nicholas; Haughton, Don; Chadwick, Amanda; Viegas, Robert; DeWolf, Mark2013AbstractPDF
JOLTS Reporting, Item Imputation, and Sample Rotation: Impact on JOLTS-CES DivergenceJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Robert Viegas, Mark Dewolf2013AbstractPDF
Is it MAR or NMAR?General MethodologySverchkov, Michail2013AbstractPDF
Improving the Race Edit in the Consumer Expenditure SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Krieger, Sharon; Steinberg, Barry; Swanson, Davis2013AbstractPDF
Identifying and Comparing Characteristics of Nonrespondents throughout the Data Collection ProcessJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Earp, Morgan; Toth, Daniell, Phipps, Polly; Oslind, Charlotte2013AbstractPDF
Examining Changes in Filter Question (FQ) Reporting in the Consumer Expenditure Quarterly Interview SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)McBride, Brett2013AbstractPDF
Evaluating the Consumer Price Index Using Nielsen’s Scanner DataConsumer Price Index (CPI)FitzGerald, Jenny; Shoemaker, Owen2013AbstractPDF
Description of the Revised Commodities and Services Optimal Sample DesignConsumer Price Index (CPI)Sheidu, Onimissi2013AbstractPDF
Calibration and Evaluation of Generalized Variance FunctionsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunkaya, Julie; Dorfman, Alan2013AbstractPDF
Analysis of Generalized Variance Function Estimators from Complex Sample SurveysCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Cho, MoonJung2013AbstractPDF
A Multi-dimensional Measure of Economic Well-Being for the U.S.: The Material Condition IndexConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Garner, Thesia; Short, Kathleen2013AbstractPDF
10 Years of Comparative Results: Chained C-CPI-U vs. Regular CPI-UConsumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen2013AbstractPDF
Reinventing and Evaluating a Redesigned Occupational Outlook HandbookGeneral MethodologyMockovak, William; Bartsch, Kristina2013AbstractPDF
Would You Like a Receipt With That? Availability of Respondent Records When Collecting Expenditure InformationConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Hendershott, Amy; Edgar, Jennifer; Geisen, Emily; Stringer, Chris 2012AbstractPDF
Using Doorstep Concerns to Characterize and Assess the Level of Reluctance of Survey RespondentsGeneral MethodologyYan, Ting; Tsai, Shirley2012AbstractPDF
Using Contact History Information to Adjust for Nonresponse in the Current Population SurveyCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John2012AbstractPDF
The Quality of Seasonal Adjustment: An Empirical Comparison of Various Seasonal Adjustment MethodsConsumer Price Index (CPI)Jain, Raj2012AbstractPDF
State and Local Government Sample Design for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Ferguson, Gwyn; Ponikowski, Chester; McNulty, Erin2012AbstractPDF
Sample Allocation for the Redesigned National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Lee, Hyunshik; Li,Tiandong; Ferguson, Gwyn; Ponikowski, Chester; Rhein, Bradley2012AbstractPDF
Revisiting the Survey Form: The Effects of Redesigning the Current Employment Statistics Survey’s Iconic 1-Page Form with a Booklet Style FormCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Harrell, Louis; Park, Edward2012AbstractPDF
Properties of Smoothed Design-Based Variance Estimators from Complex Sample SurveysGeneral MethodologyCho, MoonJung ; Eltinge, John; Gershunskaya, Julie; Huff, Larry2012AbstractPDF
Nonresponse Bias Adjustment in Establishment Surveys: A Comparison of Weighting Methods using the Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS)Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS) Earp, Morgan; Mitchell, Melissa; Kott, Phil; Kreuter, Frauke; Porter, Eric2012AbstractPDF
Modeling Variances to Determine Sample Allocation for the Current Population Survey Current Population Survey (CPS)Current Population Survey (CPS)Rottach, Reid; Erkens, Greg2012AbstractPDF
Inference in Cutoff SamplingGeneral MethodologyDorfman, Alan2012AbstractPDF
Geographic Area Effect in the CPI Variance ModelConsumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen2012AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Alternative Measures of Size for Sampling of Establishments in the NCSNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Rhein, Bradley; Ponikowski, Chester; Coleman, Joan2012AbstractPDF
Estimation for Detailed Publication Levels in the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie2012AbstractPDF
Estimating Bias and Lag on Indexes Proposed To Be Moved To Less than Bimonthly PricingConsumer Price Index (CPI)Sheidu, Onimissi2012AbstractPDF
Estimates by Firm Size Using the CES SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Clausen, Nathan; Manning, Christopher2012AbstractPDF
Effects on Employment Classifications of Conceptual Variability of Response Category Options—Implications for Data QualityCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Bosley, John; Fricker, Scott; Gillman, Dan2012AbstractPDF
Differences in Performance between Concurrent and Projected Seasonal Factors for Weekly UI Claims DataGeneral MethodologyEvans, Thomas2012AbstractPDF
Development of JOLTS Firm Size Estimation MethodologyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)S. Fricker and Dan Gillman2012AbstractPDF
Comparing Injury Data from Administrative and Survey Sources: Methodological IssuesSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Nestoriak, Nicole; Pierce, Brooks2012AbstractPDF
Choosing Size Classes for Industry Employment Estimates by Firm-Size ClassCurrent Employment Statistics (CES) Groen, Jeffrey; Mason, Lowell 2012AbstractPDF
Changes in Panel Bias in the U.S. Current Population Survey and its Effects on Labor Force EstimatesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Erkens, Gregory2012AbstractPDF
Cell Phones and Nonsampling Error in the AmericanAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Meekins, Brian; Denton, Stephanie2012AbstractPDF
Application of Pattern-Mixture Models for Evaluation of Estimation Methods Under Responsive DesignsGeneral MethodologyPowers, Randall; Eltinge, John2012AbstractPDF
Analyzing Nonresponse Bias in PPI DataProducer Price Index (PPI)Chopova, Boriana; Hesley, Teresa; Kelly, Greg; Paik, Soon; Sadler, Andy; Slack, Andy2012AbstractPDF
Analytical Highlights of CES Firm Size EmploymentCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Mullins, John; McCall, Mike 2012AbstractPDF
Analysis of JOLTS Research Estimates by Size of Firm Katherine Bauer Klemmer The Job Openings and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Klemmer, Katherine2012AbstractPDF
An exploration of the application of PLS path modeling approach to creating a summary index of respondent burdenConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Fricker, Scott; Kreisler, Craig; Tan, Lucilla2012AbstractPDF
Allocation of Sample for the 2010 Redesign of the Consumer Expenditure SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE) Ash, Stephen; Dumbacher, Brian; Swanson, David; Steinberg, Barry; Reyes-Morales, Sally 2012AbstractPDF
A “First-Cut” at Forming Rural PSUsConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)King, Susan2012AbstractPDF
Analyzing Establishment Nonresponse Using an Interpretable Regression Tree Model with Linked Administrative DataOccupational Employment Statistics (OES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Phipps. Polly; Toth, Daniell2012AbstractPDF
Using Iterative Pretesting and Response Analysis Surveys to Develop a Questionnaire for a Multi-Mode Survey Green Goods and Services Survey (GGS)Mockovak, William; Stang, Sharon2012AbstractPDF
Update on the Evaluation of Sample Design Issues in the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Ferguson, Gwyn R.; Ponikowski, Chester; and Coleman, Joan 2011AbstractPDF
The Weighting Process Used in the Employer Costs for Employee Compensation Series for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)McCarthy, Christina Lynn; Ferguson, Gwyn R.; and Ponikowski, Chester 2011AbstractPDF
Representativeness (R-Index) and Nonresponse Bias Patterns in Household SurveysConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Current Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John2011AbstractPDF
Measuring Green Jobs at the Bureau of Labor Statistics: Discussant CommentsGreen Goods and Services Survey (GGS), Green Technologies and Practice Survey (GTP), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Shipp, Stephanie2011AbstractPDF
Measuring Green Industry Employment: Developing a Definition of Green Goods and ServicesGreen Goods and Services Survey (GGS), Green Technologies and Practice Survey (GTP), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Clayton, Rick; Fairman, Kristin; Haughton, Donald; and Viegas, Robert2011AbstractPDF
Measuring Green Industry EmploymentGreen Goods and Services Survey (GGS)Viegas, Robert; Fairman, Kristin; and Haughton, Donald 2011AbstractPDF
Maximizing Sample Overlap Between Two Independent SurveysGreen Goods and Services Survey (GGS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Piccone, David Salvatore; Robison, Edwin; and Butani, Shail 2011AbstractPDF
Latent Class Analysis of Measurement Error in the Consumer Expenditure Survey (GTP) SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Meekins, Brian; and Tucker, Clyde 2011AbstractPDF
Counting Green Jobs: Developing the Green Technologies and Practices (GTP) SurveyGreen Technologies and Practice Survey (GTP)Stang, Sharon; and Jones, Carrie K. 2011AbstractPDF
Assigning PSUs to a Stratification PSUConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index (CPI)King, Susan; Schilp, John; and Bergmann, Erik 2011AbstractPDF
A Coverage Approach to Evaluating Mean Square ErrorQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Dorfman, Alan2011AbstractPDF
An Evaluation Of BLS Noise Research for the Quarterly Census of Employment and WagesQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Yang, Y. Michael; Pramanik, Santanu; Hiles, David; Buso, Michael; and Butani, Shail 2011AbstractPDF
Motion Charts: Telling Stories with StatisticsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Cheng, Edmond; and Battista, Victoria 2011AbstractPDF
Supplemental Poverty Measure Thresholds: Imputing Noncash Benefits to the Consumer Expenditure Survey Using Current Population Survey - Parts I and IIConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Current Population Survey (CPS)2011AbstractPDF
Statipedia: A Platform for Collaboration Across Statistical AgenciesGeneral MethodologyMessner, Michael; Meyer, Peter; Fisher, Justin2011AbstractPDF
Revising Replicate Selection in the CPI Variance SystemConsumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen J.; and Marsh III, Fred2011AbstractPDF
Record Linkage Methodology in Longitudinal Database of Quarterly Census of Employment and WagesQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Kaminski, Marek W.; and Kapani, Vinod 2011AbstractPDF
Improving Estimates of Employment in Expanding and Contracting BusinessesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Robertson, Kenneth W.; Duffin, Joshua and Kim, Jennifer2011AbstractPDF
Cut-Off Sampling in Federal Establishment Surveys: An Inter-Agency ReviewGeneral MethodologyYorgason, Daniel R.; Lent, Janice; Bridgman, Benjamin Russell; Liu, Yan K.; Dorfman, Alan; Miranda,Javier and Rumburg, Scot2011AbstractPDF
The Impact of Visual Design in Survey Cover Letters on Response and Web Take-Up RatesGeneral MethodologyMockovak, William2011AbstractPDF
Model-Based and Semiparametric Estimation of Time Series Components and Mean Square Error of EstimatorsGeneral MethodologyPfeffermann, Danny ; Tiller, Richard and Sverchkov,Michail 2011AbstractPDF
Forecasting Birth/Death Residuals on a Quarterly BasisCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Clausen, Nathan2011AbstractPDF
An Examination of All-Employee Payroll and Hours Reports in CES Current Employment Statistics (CES)Frazis, Harley2011AbstractPDF
Establishment Wage Differentials and Occupational Employment: A Study of Aircraft Parts Manufacturing Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Osburn, Jane2010AbstractPDF
Some Thoughts on the Use of Field Tests to Evaluate Survey Questionnaires General MethodologyEsposito, J.L.2010AbstractPDF
Using Point and Intervalized Data in Occupational Employment Statistics Survey Estimates Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Piccone, David S. and Hesley, Teresa E.2010AbstractPDF
Using Latent Class Models to Better Understand Reliability in Measures of Labor Force Status Current Population Survey (CPS)Tran, Bac and Tucker, Clyde2010AbstractPDF
Using Capture-Recapture Analysis to Identify Factors Associated with Differential Reporting of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Pierce, Brooks; Nestoriak, Nicole; and Bodenk, Leslie I.2010AbstractPDF
Time Series Analyses of Price Indices International Price Program (IPP)Cho, Moon J.; Eltinge, John L.; Bobbitt, Patrick A.; and Scott, Stuart2010AbstractPDF
Robust Small Area Estimation Using a Mixture Model Current Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie2010AbstractPDF
Optimal Survey Design: A Review Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Gonzalez, Jeffrey M. and Eltinge, John L.2010AbstractPDF
On Modeling and Estimation of Response Probabilities When Missing Data Are Not Missing at Random General MethodologySverchkovk, Michail2010AbstractPDF
Latent Class Analysis in Consumer Expenditure Reports Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Meekins, Brian; Tucker, Clyde; and Biemer, Paul2010AbstractPDF
Integrating Sample Designs for Environmental Industry and Occupational Employment Statistics Surveys Green Goods and Services Survey (GGS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Butani, Shail J.; Piccone, David S.; and Robison, Edwin L.2010AbstractPDF
Evaluating the Effect of Dependent Sampling on the National Compensation Survey Earnings Estimates National Compensation Survey (NCS)Ojo, Omolola2010AbstractPDF
Evaluating Sample Design Issues in the National Compensation Survey National Compensation Survey (NCS)Ferguson, Gwyn R.; Ponikowski, Chester; and Coleman, Joan2010AbstractPDF
Employer Interviews: Exploring Differences in Reporting Work Injuries and Illnesses in the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses and State Workers’ Compensation Claims Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Phipps, Polly and Moore, Danna2010AbstractPDF
Effect of Benchmark Cells Collapse Patterns on the National Compensation Survey Earnings Estimates National Compensation Survey (NCS), Zamora, Dee; Lisic, Jonathan; and Ponikowski, Chester2010AbstractPDF
Assessing Nonresponse Bias and Measurement Error Using Statistical Matching Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Dixon, John2010AbstractPDF
Assessing Contact History Data Quality and Consistency Across Several Federal Surveys Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Current Population Survey (CPS), National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)Bates, Nancy; Dahlhamer, James M.; Phipps, Polly; Safir, Adam; and Tan, Lucilla2010AbstractPDF
Allegations of Undercounting in the BLS Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Ruser, John2010AbstractPDF
Statistical Consulting with Developing Countries on Labor Force Surveys General MethodologyRobison, Edwin L.2010AbstractPDF
Source Selection: Selecting and Evaluating America's Expenditures Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Steinberg, Barry; Creech, Brett; Lynn, Mary; and Falwell, Patrick2010AbstractPDF
Simulating JOLTS Hires and Separations Data Using Historical QCEW Data Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Crankshaw, Mark2010AbstractPDF
Improving Annual Web Collection with Excel Workbooks Current Employment Statistics (CES)Harris, Jennifer M.; Walker, Michele E.; and Emery, R. Allan2010AbstractPDF
Impact of Younger Establishments on the Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Greene, Darrell and Goodale, Sarah2010AbstractPDF
Evaluating Prospective Integration of Survey and Administrative Record Data: The Impact of Uncertainty in Measurement of Data Quality and Cost Factors General MethodologyPowers, Randall and Eltinge, John L.2010AbstractPDF
Defining an Outlet: What Characteristics Are Truly Price Determining? Current Employment Statistics (CES), Consumer Price Index (CPI)Stanley, Sara2010AbstractPDF
Comparison of Variance Estimation Methods Using PPI Data Producer Price Index (PPI)Sadler, Andy and Chen, Helen2010AbstractPDF
The CES/JOLTS Divergence: How to Apply the Monthly Alignment Method to Help Close the Gap Current Employment Statistics (CES), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Cheng, Edmond; Hudson, Nicole; and Kropf, Jurgen2010AbstractPDF
Sampling and Weighting of Commodity and Service Units for the Elementary Level of Computation of the U.S. Consumer Price Index Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index (CPI)Fuxa, Mary2010AbstractPDF
Improving the Preliminary Values of the Chained CPI-U Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Greenlees, John2010AbstractPDF
Characteristics of a Model-based Variance Measure for X-11 Seasonal Adjustment Occupational Employment Statistics (OES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Scott, Stuart and Sverchkov, Michail2010AbstractPDF
Aligning Survey Estimates of Employment in Expanding and Contracting Establishments with Population Counts: Preliminary Issues and Methods Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS)Roosma, Michael; Robertson, Kenneth W.; and Spletzer, James2010AbstractPDF
A Graphical Interface for Weekly Seasonal Adjustment General MethodologyByun, David E. and Evans, Thomas D.2010AbstractPDF
Using an Action-Research Model to Move from Conversational to Hybrid Standardized Interviewing: A Case Study Current Employment Statistics (CES)Mockovak, William2010AbstractPDF
Building Consistent Regression Trees from Complex Sample Data Current Employment Statistics (CES)Toth, Daniell and Eltinge, John2010AbstractPDF
The CES/JOLTS Divergence: How to Apply the Monthly Alignment Method to Help Close the Gap Current Employment Statistics (CES), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Cheng, Edmond; Hudson, Nicole; Kropf, Jurgen; and Mercurio, Jeannine2009AbstractPDF
Modeling the Difference in Interview Characteristics for Different Respondents Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Dixon, John2009AbstractPDF
The Impact of High Variances at the Lowest Aggregate Levels on the CPI’s All-US–All-Items Variance Consumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen J.2009AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Randomization-Based Estimation and Inference Methods for Survey Data Subject to Nonresponse, Callbacks and Mode Effects General MethodologyPowers, Randall and Eltinge, John L.2009AbstractPDF
Characterization, Evaluation and Management of Prospective Benefits, Costs and Risks in the Development of New Statistical Programs for Energy General MethodologyEltinge, John L. and Phipps, Polly2009AbstractPDF
Research on Quarterly Benchmarking for the Current Employment Statistics Survey Current Employment Statistics (CES)Battista, Victoria; Manning, Chris; and Robertson, Kenneth W.2009AbstractPDF
Response Analysis Survey: Examining Reasons for Employment Differences Between the QCEW and the CES Current Employment Statistics (CES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Fairman, Kristin; Applebaum, Margaret; Manning, Chris; and Phipps, Polly2009AbstractPDF
On the Impact of Sampling Error on Modeling Seasonal Time Series Current Employment Statistics (CES)Scott, Stuart2009AbstractPDF
Assessing Nonresponse Bias in the Consumer Expenditure Interview Survey Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)King, Susan L.; Chopova, Boriana; Edgar, Jennifer; Gonzalez, Jeffrey M.; McGrath, Dave E.; and Tan, Lucilla2009AbstractPDF
Adjusting Sampling and Weighting to Account for Births and Deaths Producer Price Index (PPI)Ernst, Lawrence R.; Powers, Randall K.; Sadler, Andy; and Slack, Dave2009AbstractPDF
Using Contact Attempt History Data to Determine the Optimal Number of Contact Attempts Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Safir, Adam and Tan, Lucilla2009AbstractPDF
Using Data Mining to Explore Seasonal Differences Between the U.S. Current Employment Statistics Survey and the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Current Employment Statistics (CES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Erkens, Greg2009AbstractPDF
Using Current Employment Statistics Survey Data to Estimate Employment in Expanding and Contracting Establishments: Preliminary results and Issues Current Employment Statistics (CES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Robertson, Kenneth W. and Roosma, Mike2009AbstractPDF
Data and Metadata from the Terminological Perspective General MethodologyGillman, Daniel W. and Farance, Frank2009AbstractPDF
Assessing Nonresponse Bias in the International Price Program’s (IPP) Import and Export Price Index Surveys International Price Program (IPP)FitzGerald, Jenny2009AbstractPDF
Application of Piecewise Quadratic Density Estimator to OES Wage Data Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Hesley, Teresa E. and Duff, Martha2009AbstractPDF
Correlates of Data Quality in the Consumer Expenditure Quarterly Interview Survey Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Edgar, Jennifer and Gonzalez, Jeffrey M.2009AbstractPDF
Nonparametric Regression and the Two Sample Problem National Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Dorfman, Alan H.2009AbstractPDF
On X-11 Seasonal Adjustment and Estimation of its MSE General MethodologySverchkov, Michail; Pfeffermann, Danny; and Scott, Stuart2009AbstractPDF
Identification of Functional Forms and Predictor Variables in Generalized Variance Functions for Price Indices General MethodologyCho, MoonJung and Eltinge, John L.2009AbstractPDF
The Effects of Incentives on the Consumer Expenditure Interview Survey? Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Goldenberg, Karen L.; McGrath, David; and Tan, Lucilla2009AbstractPDF
Empirical Evaluation of Imputation Methods on Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) Data Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Kaminski, Marek W. and Kapani, Vinod2009AbstractPDF
Numbers as Pictures: Examples of Data Visualization from theBusiness Employment Dynamics Program Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Carson, Charles M.2009AbstractPDF
Are Do Not Include Statements Helpful? Annual Refiling Survey (ARS)Dashen, Monica2009AbstractPDF
Components of Error Analysis in the Current Employment Statistics Survey Current Employment Statistics (CES)Huff, Larry and Gershunskaya, Julie2009AbstractPDF
Improving the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey’s Sampling Procedure Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Goodale, Sarah and Greene, Darrell2009AbstractPDF
Direct vs. Indirect Seasonal Adjustment for CPS National Labor Force Series Current Population Survey (CPS)Evans, Thomas2009AbstractPDF
National Sample Reallocation for the Occupational Employment Statistics Survey Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Piccone, David and Stetser, Marie C.2009AbstractPDF
Size Class Dynamics: Small and Large Firms in the 2008 RecessionQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Helfand, Jessica Gayle2009AbstractPDF
Mode Effects in a Survey of Consumer Expenditures Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Safir, Adam and Goldenberg, Karen2008AbstractPDF
Update on Use of Administrative Data To Explore Effect of Establishment Nonresponse Adjustment on the National Compensation Survey Estimates National Compensation Survey (NCS)Ponikowski, Chester H.; McNulty, Erin; and Crockett, Jackson2008AbstractPDF
The Use of Paradata for Evaluating Interviewer Training and Performance Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Mockovak, William P. and Powers, Randall2008AbstractPDF
The Two Sample Problem Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Dorfman, Alan H.2008AbstractPDF
Sensitivity Analysis of Nonresponse Bias in the Current Population Survey Current Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John2008AbstractPDF
Robust Estimation of Monthly Employment Growth Rates for Small Areas in the Current Employment Statistics Survey Current Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie and Lahiri, Partha2008AbstractPDF
Reconciling Employment Differences Between Administrative and Survey Data Current Employment Statistics (CES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Applebaum, Margaret; Fairman, Kristin; Groen, Jeffrey; and Phipps, Polly2008AbstractPDF
Properties of Callback Procedures Under Moderate Deviations from Specified Models General MethodologyPowers, Randall and Eltinge, John L.2008AbstractPDF
Overview of the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Sample Design and Estimation Methodology Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Selby, Philip N.; Burdette, Terry M.; and Huband, Erin2008AbstractPDF
Nonparametric Density Estimation from Censored Data National Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)O'Malley, Meghan S.2008AbstractPDF
Implementation of Controlled Selection in the National Compensation Survey Redesign National Compensation Survey (NCS)Ernst, Lawrence R.; Guciardo, Christopher J.; Izsak, Yoel; Lisic, Jonathan J.; and Ponikowski, Chester H.2008AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Error Components in a Simulation-Based Evaluation of a Survey Procedure International Price Program (IPP)Cho, Moon J. and Eltinge, John L.2008AbstractPDF
Customer and Respondent Outreach Initiatives at the Bureau of Labor Statistics General MethodologyWiatrowski, William J.2008AbstractPDF
Application of Fay's Method for Variance Estimation in the National Compensation Survey Benefits Products National Compensation Survey (NCS)Lisic, Jonathan J. and Ojo, Lola2008AbstractPDF
Adaptive Matrix Sampling for the Consumer Expenditure Interview Survey Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Gonzalez, Jeffrey M. and Eltinge, John L.2008AbstractPDF
A New Approach to Estimation of Response Probabilities When Missing Data Are Not Missing at Random General MethodologySverchkov, Michael2008AbstractPDF
An Analysis of Key Differences in Micro Data: Results from the Business List Comparison Project Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Meekins, Brian J.; Tucker, Clyde; and Biemer, Paul P.2008AbstractPDF
Modeling of BLS and Census Bureau Seasonal Time Series with Frequency Specific Generalized Airline Models With GenAirNBB General MethodologyFindley, David; Evans, Thomas; Palate, Jean; and Tiller, Richard2008AbstractPDF
An Analysis of Key Differences in Micro Data: Results from the Business List Comparison Project Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Foster, Lucia; Fairman, Kristin; Krizan, C. J.; and Rucker, Ian2008AbstractPDF
Bayesian Multiscale Multiple Imputation with Implications to Data ConfidentialityQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Holan, Scott H.; Toth, Daniell; Ferreira, Marco A.R.; and Karr, Alan F.2008AbstractPDF
Non-Response Bias Analyses of the Survey of Workplace Violence PreventionSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII), Survey of Workplace Violence (WPV)Kato, Andrew; Downey, Kathy; McCarthy, William; and Cruz, Samantha2007AbstractPDF
Encouraging the Use of Alternative Modes of Electronic Data Collection: Results of Two Field StudiesSurvey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII)Downey, Kathy; McCarthy, Dee; and McCarthy, William2007AbstractPDF
Factors affecting Response to the Occupational Employment Statistics SurveyOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Phipps, Polly A. and Jones, Carrie K.2007AbstractPDF
Alternative Allocation Designs for a Highly Stratified Establishment SurveyInternational Price Program (IPP)Lawley, Ernest; Stetster, Marie; and Valaitis, Eduardas2007AbstractPDF
Application of the Bootstrap Method in the International Price ProgramsInternational Price Program (IPP)Bobbitt, Patrick; Paben, Steven P.; Cho, Moon J.; Himelein, James A.; Chen, Te-Ching; and Ernst, Lawrence2007AbstractPDF
Reduction of Sample Areas in the Consumer Price Index and Consumer Expenditure Survey DesignsConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index (CPI), International Price Program (IPP)Ernst, Lawrence; Johnson, William H.; and Larson, William E.2007AbstractPDF
Variance Estimations for International Price Program IndexesInternational Price Program (IPP)Chen, Te-Ching; Bobbitt, Patrick; Himelein, James; Paben, Steven; Cho, Moon J.; and Ernst, Lawrence2007AbstractPDF
Empirical Evaluation of X-11 and Model-Based Seasonal Adjustment MethodsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Consumer Price Index (CPI), Producer Price Index (PPI)Scott, Stuart; Tiller, Richard; and Chow, Daniel2007AbstractPDF
Real-Time Estimation of Revised GDP Based on an Estimated Model of Initial and Revised GDPGeneral MethodologyChen, Baoline and Zadrozny, Peter2007AbstractPDF
An Assessment of the Effect of Misreporting of Phone Line Information on Key Weighted Estimates from Four National RDD SurveysCurrent Population Survey (CPS), National Household Education Survey (NHES), National Survey of American Families (NSAF)Bowers, Ashley and Gonzalez, Jeffrey2007AbstractPDF
Robustness of Latent Class Measurement Error ModelsConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Meekins, Brian and Toth, Daniell2007AbstractPDF
Practical Considerations in Applying the pq-Rule for Primary Disclosure SuppressionsOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)O'Malley, Meghan and Ernst, Lawrence2007AbstractPDF
Multiple Matrix Sampling: A ReviewConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Gonzalez, Jeffrey and Eltinge, John L.2007AbstractPDF
Assessing the Effect of Government Frame Refinement on Collecting Establishment Data for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Springer, Glenn2007AbstractPDF
Promoting Quantitative Literacy for School-Age ChildrenGeneral MethodologyButani, Shail2007AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Prospective Costs and Benefits of Standards for Statistical ProgramsGeneral MethodologyEltinge, John2007AbstractPDF
Alternative Allocation Designs for a Highly Stratified Establishment SurveysOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Lawley, Ernest; Stetster, Marie; and Valaitis, Eduardas2007AbstractPDF
Methodologies for Estimating Mean Wages for Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) DataOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Kasturirangan, Mallika; Butani, Shail; and Zimmerman, Tamara S.2007AbstractPDF
Nonresponse Bias for the Relationships Between Activities in the American Time Use SurveyAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Dixon, John2006AbstractPDF
Comparison between Newly Proposed Response Rates and Current Response Rates for the TPOP SurveyTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Marsh, Fred2006AbstractPDF
Is a User-Friendly Diary More Effective? Measuring the Effects on Data CollectionConsumer Expenditure Survey-Diary (CE-Diary)To, Nhien and Tan, Lucilla2006AbstractPDF
Evaluation of X-11 and Model-based Seasonal Adjustment Methods for U.S. Economic Time SeriesProducer Price Index (PPI)Scott, Stuart2006AbstractPDF
A Spatial Analysis of Price Change in CPI Housing IndexConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Larson, William2006AbstractPDF
Comparison of Chained CPI-U and Regular CPI-U All-U.S. Indexes in the Housing Sector (2000—2004)Consumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen2006AbstractPDF
Estimating Missing Prices in Producer Price IndexProducer Price Index (PPI)Sheidu, Onimissi2006AbstractPDF
Effect of Computer-Assisted Personal Interviews in the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Interview SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Cho, Moon Jung and Pickering, Carolyn2006AbstractPDF
Improving the Job Opening and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Greene, Darrell2006AbstractPDF
Evaluating a Calibration Weighting Scheme for Elementary Indexes for Commodities and Services in the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index-Commodities and Services (CPI-C&S)Leaver, Sylvia G.; Cage, Robert A.; and Solk, Darin T.2006AbstractPDF
Variance Estimation for Noise Components in Time Series from a SurveyCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Toth, Daniell and Scott, Stuart2006AbstractPDF
Identifying and Accounting for Mergers and Acquisitions in Measuring EmploymentQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Mikkelson, Gordon; Unger, Linda; and LeBel, Doreen2006AbstractPDF
Analysis of Recall Effect on the Reporting of Expenditures for the Consumer Expenditure Interview SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Steinberg, Barry; Chopova, Boriana; Tan, Lucilla; Ogden, Jared; Bahizi, Pierre; and Paulin, Geoffrey2006AbstractPDF
Longitudinal Microdata Outlier Detection TechniquesQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Simants, Eric2006AbstractPDF
Evaluation of the Detectability and Inferential Impact of Nonresponse Bias in Establishment SurveysInternational Price Program (IPP)Powers, Randall; Eltinge, John; and Cho, Moon J.2006AbstractPDF
Improved Preliminary Estimation of Total Employment Change for the U.S. Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Li, Bogong and Lahiri, Partha2006AbstractPDF
Study of Volatility and Smoothing of Estimated Variances in the Employment Cost Index ProgramEmployment Cost Index (ECI), National Compensation Survey (NCS)O’Malley, Meghan S.; Toth, Daniell; and Ponikowski, Chester2006AbstractPDF
A Comparison on Data Utility between Publishing Fixed Intervals versus Traditional Cell Suppression on Tabular Employment DataQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Cohen, Steve H. and Li, Bogong2006AbstractPDF
Iteration of Second-Stage and Composite Procedures in the Current Population SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Cruz, Samantha; Robison, Edwin; and Zimmerman, Tamara S.2006AbstractPDF
Estimating Dynamic Price IndexesGeneral MethodologyDorfman, Alan and Kokoski, Mary2006AbstractPDF
The Use of Geocoding to Locate Outlets Outside of Sample Area Boundaries to Determine Significant Areas of CommerceConsumer Price Index (CPI)Schilp, John and Marsh, Fred2006AbstractPDF
Using Survival Analysis To Predict Sample Retention RatesInternational Price Program (IPP)Sadler, Andy and Lang, Larry2006AbstractPDF
Use of Administrative Data To Explore Effect of Establishment Nonresponse Adjustment on the National Compensation Survey EstimatesInternational Price Program (IPP)Ponikowski, Chester and McNulty, Erin E.2006AbstractPDF
Establishment Survival Using the BLS Longitudinal DatabaseConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Piazza, Merissa and Knaup, Amy2006AbstractPDF
Effects of Incentives in the U.S. Consumer Expenditures Quarterly SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)McGrath, David2006AbstractPDF
A Multi-Dimensional Analysis of Size Class Methodologies and Employment Changes- March 1993-March 2003Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Butani, Shail; Werking, George; Kapani, Vinod; and Grden, Paul2006AbstractPDF
Model-Based Labor Force estimates for Sub-National Areas with large Survey ErrorsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Tiller, Richard2006AbstractPDF
An Comparing the Effectiveness of Alternative Approaches for Displaying Edit-Error Messages in Web FormsGeneral MethodologyMockovak, William2005AbstractPDF
Estimating the Level of Underreporting of Expenditures among Expenditure Reporters: A Micro-level Latent Class AnalysisConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Tucker, Clyde; Meekins, Brian; and Biemer, Paul2005AbstractPDF
Optimal Pairing for Stratum Collapse Methods with Interviewer-Level Measurement Error Shared Across StrataConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Cho, Moon Jung and Eltinge, John2005AbstractPDF
Weighting Scheme Comparison in the International Price Program in Web FormsInternational Price Program (IPP)Bobbitt, Patrick; Cho, Moon J.; and Eddy, Robert M.2005AbstractPDF
The Effect of Attrition on Variance and Index Estimates in the Housing Component of the Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Larson, William2005AbstractPDF
Comparison between Chained CPI-U and Regular CPI-U: All-U.S. Indexes at Lower Item-aggregate Levels (2000—2003)Consumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Shoemaker, Owen2005AbstractPDF
Business Register Quality MetricsQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Konigsberg, Sheryl; Talan, David; and Clayton, Richard2005AbstractPDF
Comparison of Item Nonresponse and Unit Nonresponse in Household SurveysConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview), Current Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John S.2005AbstractPDF
Pre-testing Sensitive Questions: Perceived Sensitivity, Comprehension, and Order Effects of Questions about Income and WeightAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Vernon, Margaret2005AbstractPDF
Variance Measures for X-11 Seasonal Adjustment: A Summing Up of Empirical ResearchCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Current Population Survey (CPS)Scott, Stuart; Sverchkov, Michael; and Pfeffermann, Daniel2005AbstractPDF
An On Nonresponse Adjustment via CalibrationGeneral MethodologySverchkov, Michail; Dorfman, Alan; Ernst, Lawrence R.; Moerhle, Thomas; Paben, Steven P.; and Ponikowski, Chester H.2005AbstractPDF
Geocoding Procedure To find Geographic Identifiers in the Housing Component of the Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Schlip, John2005AbstractPDF
Phase-in of the Redesigned National Compensation Survey Area SampleNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Tehonica, Jason; Ernst, Lawrence R.; and Ponikowski, Chester H.2005AbstractPDF
Update on the Redesign of the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Itzsak, Yoel; Ernst, Lawrence R.; McNulty, Erin; Paben, Steven P.; Ponikowski, Chester H.; Springer, Glenn; and Tehonica, Jason2005AbstractPDF
Historical Reconstruction of Employment Time Series for Metropolitan Areas in the Current Employment Statistics ProgramCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Dahlin, Brian and Garber, Molly2005AbstractPDF
Reducing Sample Sizes in the National Compensation Survey in Response to Budget CutsNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Guciardo, Christopher; Ernst, Lawrence R.; Ferguson, Gwyn R.; Izsak, Yoel; and McNulty, Erin2005AbstractPDF
Estimation of the Change in Total Employment Using the U.S. Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Li, Bogong and Lahiri, Partha2005AbstractPDF
Developing Poverty ThresholdsConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Garner, Thesia I.2005AbstractPDF
Designing Questions To Identify People with Disabilities in Labor Force Surveys: A History of the Work of BLS to Measure the Employment Level of Adults with DisabilitiesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)McMenamin, Terence M.; Kruse, Douglas L.; Hale, Tom; and Kim, Haejin2005AbstractPDF
Handling Program Constraints in the Sample Design for the Commodities and Services Component of the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index-Commodities and Services (CPI-C&S)Leaver, Sylvia G. and Solk, Darin T.2005AbstractPDF
Cognitive Testing of New Forms for the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Downey, Kathy; Goldenberg, Karen; Rosen, Rick; Gomes, Tony; and Manning, Chris2005AbstractPDF
Efficacy of Prenotification Letters in Improving Response Rates in the Telephone Point of Purchase SurveyTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Yocum, Cassandra2005AbstractPDF
Optimizing Call Time Lags by Modeling the Probability of Call OutcomesConsumer Price Index-Commodities and Services (CPI-C&S)Meekins, Brian; Sangster, Roberta; and Meekins, John F.2005AbstractPDF
Alternative Sample Allocations for the U.S. Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Erkens, Gregory; Huff, Larry L.; and 2005AbstractPDF
Developing Annual Estimates of Hires and SeparationsJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Stephens, Brady and Riley, Kim2005AbstractPDF
Variance Estimation for Small DomainsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie B. and Lahiri, Partha2005AbstractPDF
A Comparison for the Business Registers Used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the U.S. Census BureauQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Foster, Lucia; Elvery, Joel; Becker, Randy; Krizan, Cornell; Nguyen, Sang; and Talan, David2005AbstractPDF
Methods of Surveying All Households with Telephone Service 2004 JPSM Practicum SurveyMichael, J.; Dipko, Sarah; Presser, Stanley; Tucker, Clyde; and Yuan, Angela2005AbstractPDF
Analytical Bias Reduction for Small Samples in the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Bradley, Ralph2005AbstractPDF
Designing Questions to Identify People with Disabilities in Labor Force Surveys: The Effort to Measure the Employment Level of Adults with Disabilities in the CPSCurrent Population Survey (CPS)McMenamin, Terence M.; Hale, Thomas W.; Kim, Haejin; and Kruse, Douglas2005AbstractPDF
Evaluating Estimates of Labor Demand and TurnoverJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Mueller, Charlotte and Wohlford, John2005AbstractPDF
A Proposed Estimation Procedure for CPS Gross FlowsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Robison, Edwin L. and Duff, Martha2004AbstractPDF
Use of Overlap Maximization in the Redesign of the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Paben, Steven P.; Ernst, Lawrence R.; and Izsak, Yoel2004AbstractPDF
A Method of Reconciling Discrepant National and Subnational Employment and Unemployment EstimatesAmerican Community Survey (ACS), Current Population Survey (CPS)Paravastu, Swamy A.V.B.; Mehta, Jatinder S.; and Chang, I-Lok2004AbstractPDF
Modeling of Survey Response Rates and Reporting Rates in the U.S. Consumer Expenditure InterviewConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Cho, Moon J. and Eltinge, John L.2004AbstractPDF
Analysis of Divergence between Chained CPI-U and Regular CPI-U for the All_US-All_Items Indexes (2000-2002Consumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen J.2004AbstractPDF
Characteristics of Survival: Longevity of Business Establishments in the Business Employment Dynamics DataQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Knaup, Amy2004AbstractPDF
Estimating the Level of Underreporting of Expenditures among Expenditure Reporters: A Microlevel Latent Class AnalysisConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Tucker, Clyde; Biemer, Paul P.; Meekins, Brian J.; and Shields, Jennifer2004AbstractPDF
Predicting Wave Nonresponse from Prior Wave Data QualityConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Meekins, Brian J. and Sangster, Roberta L.2004AbstractPDF
Modeling the Likelihood of Interviews and Refusals: Using Call History Data to Improve Efficiency of Effort in a National RDD SurveyTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Sangster, Roberta L. and Meekins, Brian J.2004AbstractPDF
Use of an Audit Program to Improve Confidentiality Protection of Tabular Data at the Bureau of Labor StatisticsQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Powers, Randall and Cohen, Stephen2004AbstractPDF
Variance Measures for Seasonally Adjusted Employment and Employment ChangeCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Scott, Stuart; Pfeffermann, Danny; and Sverchkov, Michael2004AbstractPDF
Zero-calibrated Variance EstimatorsGeneral MethodologyDorfman, Alan H.; Ernst, Lawrence R.; Guciardo, Christopher J.; and Sverchkov, Michael2004AbstractPDF
Household Telephone Service and Usage Patterns in the United States in 2004: A Demographic ProfileCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Morganstein, David; Tucker, Clyde; Brick, J. Michael; Esposito, James; and Meekins, Brian J.2004AbstractPDF
Response Analysis Survey: A Qualitative look at Response and Nonresponse in the American Time Use SurveyAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)O'Neill, Grace and Sincavage, Jessica2004AbstractPDF
Temporal Patterns of Survey Response Rates and Reporting Rates in the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Interview and Other Panel SurveysConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Cho, Moon J.; Eltinge, John L.; and Steinberg, Barry P.2004AbstractPDF
Standards for Statistical Surveys for Producing and Disseminating Survey Estimates in the U.S. Statistical SystemGeneral MethodologyCecco, Kevin and Cohen, Stephen2004AbstractPDF
Converting CES Reporters From TDR to Web Data CollectionCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Rosen, Richard and Gomes, Tony2004AbstractPDF
Outlier Detection and Treatment in the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Gershunskaya, Julie B. and Huff, Larry2004AbstractPDF
Testing a New Response Mode For an Establishment Survey: Reporting Response Rates in a Pilot Study of Touchtone ResponseAnnual Refiling Survey (ARS)Goldenberg, Karen2004AbstractPDF
The Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey: What Initial Data ShowJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly A.2004AbstractPDF
A New Variance Estimator for a Two-phased Restratified Sample with PPS Sampling at Both PhasesConsumer Price Index-Commodities and Services (CPI-C&S)Wang, Suojin; Dorfman, Alan H.; and R, Lawrence2004AbstractPDF
Temporal Patterns of Survey Response Rates and Reporting Rates in the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Interview and Other Panel SurveysConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Cho, Moon Jung and Eltinge, John L.2004AbstractPDF
Variance Estimation for the National Compensation Survey When PSUs are Clustered Prior to the Second Phase of SamplingNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Guciardo, Christopher J.; Dorfman, Alan H.; Ernst, Lawrence R.; and Sverchkov, Michail2004AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Proposed County-Level Interval Publication of ES-202 Employment DataQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Li, Timothy2004AbstractPDF
Techniques for Accessible HTML TablesGeneral MethodologyFerg, Stephen2004AbstractPDF
Looking for Trouble and Finding It, Sometimes: Exploring Relationships between Pre-survey and Post-survey Evaluation DataCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Esposito, James2004AbstractPDF
Inferential Methods to Identify Possible Interviewer Fraud Using Leading Digit Preference Patterns and Design Effect MatricesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Cho, Moon Jung; Eltinge, John L.; and Swanson, David2003AbstractPDF
Detecting Possibly Fraudulent or Error-Prone Survey Data Using Benford’s LawConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Swanson, David; Cho, Moon J.; and Eltinge, John L.2003AbstractPDF
Estimating Components of Variance of Price Change from a Scanner-Based SampleConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Leaver, Sylvia G.; Cho, Moon J.; and Larsen, David2003AbstractPDF
A Simulation Comparison Between Alternative Outlier Resistant Ratio EstimatorsOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Li, Bogong2003AbstractPDF
Is a User-Friendly Diary More Effective? Findings from a Field TestConsumer Expenditure Survey-Diary (CE-Diary)Figueroa, Eric; Davis, Jeanette; Reyes-Morales, Sally E.; To, Nhien; and Tan, Lucilla2003AbstractPDF
Measurement Differences in Key Economic IndicatorsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Goldenberg, Karen L. and Willimack, Diane K.2003AbstractPDF
Redesign of the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Izsak, Yoel; Ernst, Lawrence R.; Ponikowski, Chester H.; Paben, Steven P.; and Tehonica, Jason2003AbstractPDF
Reconciling Labor Turnover and Employment StatisticsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Wohlford, John C.; Anne, Mary; Clayton, Richard L.; and Werking, George S.2003AbstractPDF
Evaluation of CPS National VariancesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Zimmerman, Tamara2003AbstractPDF
Sample Expansion for Probability Proportional to Size without Replacement SamplingNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Ernst, Lawrence2003AbstractPDF
Web Collection in the Covered Employment and Wages ProgramQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Searson, Michael A.2003AbstractPDF
Estimation and Comparison of Chained CPI-U Standard Errors With Regular CPI-U Results (2000-2001)Consumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen2003AbstractPDF
Economic Well-Being Based on Consumer Expenditures and Personal Assessments of Minimum Income and Minimum SpendingConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)Garner, Thesia2003AbstractPDF
Imputation of Benefit Related Data for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Paben, Steven; Buszuwski, James; Elmore, Daniel; Ernst, Lawrence; Lettau, Michael; Mason, Lowell; and Ponikowski, Chester2003AbstractPDF
What an Indicator of Labor Demand Means for U.S. Labor Market Analysis: Initial Results from the Job Openings and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly A.2003AbstractPDF
Reconciling Labor Turnover and Employment StatisticsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Wohlford, John; Anne, Mary; Clayton, Richard; and Werking, George2003AbstractPDF
Correcting for Omitted Variable and Measurement-Error Bias in Autoregressive Model Estimation With Panel DataQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Swamy, P.A.V.B.; Chang, I-Lok; Mehta, Jatinder S.; and Tavlas, George S.2003AbstractPDF
A Qualitative Approach to the Study of BLS Establishment Survey NonresponseCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), International Price Program (IPP), National Compensation Survey (NCS), Producer Price Index (PPI)Fox, Jean; Fisher, Sylvia; Tucker, Clyde; Sangster, Roberta; and 2003AbstractPDF
Imputation of Benefit Related Data for the National Compensation SurveyEmployee Benefits Survey (EBS), Employer Cost for Employee Compensation (ECEC), Employment Cost Index (ECI), National Compensation Survey (NCS)Buszuwski, James A.; Elmore, Daniel J.; Ernst, Lawrence R.; Lettau, Michael K.; Mason, Lowell G.; Paben, Steven P.; and Ponikowski, Chester H.2003AbstractPDF
A Graphical Method for Assessing the Results of Fuzzy ClusteringGeneral MethodologyBobbitt, Patrick2003AbstractPDF
Conceptual and Practical Issues in the Statistical Design and Analysis of Usability TestsAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS), Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index, Commodities and Services (CPI-C&S)Bosley, John; Eltinge, John; Fox, Jean; and Fricker, Scott2003AbstractPDF
Assessing the Usefulness and Usability of Online Learning Activities: MapStats for KidsGeneral MethodologyFuhrman, Sven; Bosley, John; Li, Bonan; Crawford, Stephen; MacEachren, Alan; Downs, Roger; and Gahegan, Mark2003AbstractPDF
A Qualitative Study of Nonresponse Factors Affecting BLS Establishment Surveys: ResultsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), International Price Program (IPP), National Compensation Survey (NCS), Producer Price Index (PPI)Fisher, Sylvia; Bosley, John; Goldenberg, Karen; Mockovak, William; and Tucker, Clyde2003AbstractPDF
Editing Strategies Used by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in Data Collection over the InternetGeneral MethodologyCohen, Stephen H.2003AbstractPDF
Privacy and Confidentiality Issues in Federal-State Cooperative Programs of the Bureau of Labor StatisticsGeneral MethodologyCohen, Stephen H.2003AbstractPDF
How Much Can you Trust the Answers You Get Using Cognitive Interviews?General MethodologyRho, Christine and Sangster, Roberta L.2003AbstractPDF
The Variance of the Variance of Samples From a Finite PopulationGeneral MethodologyCho, Eungchun; Jung, Moon; and Eltinge, John2003AbstractPDF
Do Current Methods Used to Improve Response to Telephone Surveys Reduce Nonresponse Bias?General MethodologySangster, Roberta L.2003AbstractPDF
On Small Area Estimation under Informative SamplingGeneral MethodologyPfeffermann, Danny and Sverchkov, Michael2003AbstractPDF
Survey Response Measurement at the Bureau of Labor StatisticGeneral MethodologyFerguson, Gwyn R.; Cohen, Stephen H.; and Rosen, Richard J.2003AbstractPDF
Usability Issues Associated with Converting Establishment Surveys to Web-Based Data CollectionGeneral MethodologyFox, Jean; Mockovak, William; Rho, Christine; and Fisher, Sylvia2003AbstractPDF
Survey Data Collection Using Complex Automated QuestionnairesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Mockovak, William2003AbstractPDF
Redesigned Current Population Survey RakingCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Robison, Edwin and Duff, Martha2003AbstractPDF
Web Data Collection at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: An Organizational ViewGeneral MethodologyLevi, Michael D. and Fecher, Richard2002AbstractPDF
Co-Evolution of Research and Practice: The BLS and Fedstats CaseGeneral MethodologyMarchionini, Gary; Levi, Michael; and Haas, Stephanie2002AbstractPDF
The Impact of Prompting on Response Rates: Experience with Touchtone Reporting in the CES ProgramCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Gomes, Tony; Hertwig, Ralf; and Rosen, Rick2002AbstractPDF
Determining Within-PSU Sample Sizes for the Consumer Expenditure SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Johnson-Herring, Sylvia; Krieger, Sharon; and Swanson, David2002AbstractPDF
Automation Strategies for the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) ProgramQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Searson, Michael2002AbstractPDF
A Note on the Effects of Extreme Price Values on Price IndexesGeneral MethodologyLent, Janice2002AbstractPDF
Accounting for Business Births and Deaths in CES: Bias vs. Net Birth/Death ModelingCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Kropf, Jurgen; Strifas, Sharon; and Traetow, Monica2002AbstractPDF
A Comparison of Job Openings Surveys: Concepts and Survey DesignJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly and Phillips, MaryAnne2002AbstractPDF
Concurrent Seasonal Adjustment for Industry Employment StatisticsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Kropf, Jurgen; Manning, Christopher; Mueller, Kirk; and Scott, Stuart2002AbstractPDF
Exploratory Analysis of Generalized Variance Function Models for the U.S. Current Employment SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Eltinge, John; Gershunskaya, Julie; and Huff, Larry2002AbstractPDF
Use of Auxiliary Information to Evaluate a Synthetic EstimatorCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Eltinge, John; Gershunskaya, Julie; and Huff, Larry2002AbstractPDF
Allocating Sample to Strata Proportional to Aggregate Measure of Size with Both Upper and Lower Bounds on the Number of Units in Each StratumNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Ernst, Larry and Guciardo, Christopher2002AbstractPDF
Sample Allocation and Selection for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Ernst, Larry; Guciardo, Christopher; Ponikowski, Chester; and Tehonica, Jason2002AbstractPDF
Comparison of Variance Estimation Techniques for a Price Index with Non-Independent WeightsInternational Price Program (IPP)Toftness, Richard2002AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Generalized Variance Function Estimators for the U.S. Current Employment SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Cho, Moon Jung; Eltinge, John; Gershunskaya, Julie; and Huff, Larry2002AbstractPDF
Assessing the Impact of Imputation on the Sampling Variance of the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Larson, William and Leaver, Sylvia2002AbstractPDF
Wassily Leontief and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1941-54General MethodologyKohli, Martin2002AbstractPDF
Are Survey Weights Necessary? The Maximum Likelihood Approach to Sample Survey InferenceGeneral MethodologyChambers, Ray; Dorfman, Alan; and Wang, Suojin2002AbstractPDF
Estimation and Analysis of Variance Components for the Revised CPI Housing SampleConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Shoemaker, Owen2002AbstractPDF
Redesigning the Consumer Price Index Area SampleConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index (CPI), Telephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Johnson, William; Rhee, Yeon; and Shoemaker, Owen2002AbstractPDF
Annual Measures of Job Creation and Job Destruction Created from Quarterly MicrodataQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Pinkston, Joshua and Spletzer, James2002AbstractPDF
The Effects of Item and Unit Nonresponse on Estimates of Labor Force ParticipationCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John2002AbstractPDF
Small Area Modeling Research for the Occupational Employment SurveyOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Li, Timothy2002AbstractPDF
Longitudinal Analysis of Economic Impacts: A Case Study of the Rust BeltQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Faberman, Jason2002AbstractPDF
Decision Criteria For Using Automated Coding In Survey ProcessingGeneral MethodologyGillman, Daniel2002AbstractPDF
Data Confidentiality and Access Issues Among Federal AgenciesGeneral MethodologyBournazian, Jacob; Cohen, Steve; Eden, Donna; and Greenberg, Brian2002AbstractPDF
Recent Experiences in Survey Coordination and Sample Rotation within Monthly Business Establishment SurveysCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Crankshaw, Mark; Kujawa, Laurie; and Stamas, George2002AbstractPDF
Redesign of Current Population Survey Raking to Control TotalsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Duff, Martha; Robison, Edwin; Shoemaker, Harland; and Schneider, Brandon2002AbstractPDF
Assessing the Bias Associated with Alternative Contact Strategies in Telephone Time-Use SurveysGeneral MethodologyStewart, Jay2002AbstractPDF
Measuring Key Economic Indicators in U.S. Government Establishment SurveysGeneral MethodologyGoldenberg, Karen L.; Fisher, Sylvia K.; Willimack, Diane K.; and Anderson, Amy E.2002AbstractPDF
New Data Collections Using Touchtone Data EntryAnnual Refiling Survey (ARS), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Jahku, Sudarshan and Sauer, Mark2002AbstractPDF
Experiences Implementing Establishment Survey Questionnaire Development and Testing at Selected U.S. Government AgenciesGeneral MethodologyGoldenberg, Karen L.; Anderson, Amy E.; Willimack, Diane L.; Freeman, Stanley R.; Rutchik, Robert H.; and Moy, Luann M.2002AbstractPDF
Comparison of Variance Estimation Techniques for a Price Index With Dependent WeightsToftness, Richard2002AbstractPDF
Access to Confidential Statistical Agency DataInternational Price Program (IPP)Cohen, Stephen2002AbstractPDF
Data Exploration Interfaces Meaningful Web Database Mining by Non-StatisticiansGeneral MethodologyBosley, John J. and Straub, Kathleen A.2002AbstractPDF
Calling Effort and Nonresponse for Telephone Panel SurveysTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Sangster, Roberta L.2002AbstractPDF
Approaches for Incorporating User-Centered Design into CAI DevelopmentConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Mockovak, Bill and Fox, Jean2002AbstractPDF
Nonparametric Regression with Complex Survey DataGeneral MethodologyChambers, Raymond; Dorfman, Alan; and Sverchkov, M.2002AbstractPDF
Data Dissemination to a Web-Based Audience: Managing Usability Testing during the Development CycleGeneral MethodologyLevi, Michael D.2001AbstractPDF
On Survey Sample Designs for Consumer Price IndexesConsumer Price Index (CPI)Dorfman, Alan H.; Leaver, Sylvia; Lent, Janice; and Wegman, Edward2001AbstractPDF
The Business Establishment List - Standard Statistical Establishment List Comparison ProjectGeneral MethodologySearson, Michael A.2001AbstractPDF
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey: Preparing to Publish Data for a New SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly; Anne, Mary; and Stephens, Brady2001AbstractPDF
Organization and Management of a Data Collection CenterCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Calhoun, Paul; Jackson, Laura; and Wohlford, John2001AbstractPDF
How Do People Interpret Open-Ended Categorical QuestionsTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Fricker, Scott and Dashen, Monica2001AbstractPDF
Diagnostics for Evaluation of Superpopulation Models for Variance Estimation Under Systematic SamplingGeneral MethodologyCho, Moon Jung and Eltinge, John2001AbstractPDF
Relationship Between Household Nonresponse, Demographics, and Unemployment Rate in the Current Population SurveyCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Dixon, John2001AbstractPDF
The Effect of Some Design and Estimation Issues on the Variance Estimates of the Employment Cost IndexEmployment Cost Index (ECI)Paben, Steven P.2001AbstractPDF
Retrospective Assignment of Permanent Random Numbers for Ohlsson's Exponential Sampling Overlap Maximization Procedure for Designs with More than One Sample Unit per StratumGeneral MethodologyErnst, Lawrence2001AbstractPDF
Estimating Variances in the National Compensation Survey, Using Balanced Repeated ReplicationNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Guciardo, Christopher2001AbstractPDF
Evaluating Numeric Rating Scales: Replicated ResultsGeneral MethodologySangster, Roberta and Willits, Fern2001AbstractPDF
Estimating Variances for a Scanner-Based Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Leaver, Sylvia and Larson, William2001AbstractPDF
Estimation of Variance Components for the U.S. Consumer Price Index: A Comparative StudyConsumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen2001AbstractPDF
Ensuring Data Quality in the Job Openings and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Mueller, Charlotte; Balazik, Matthew; and Crankshaw, Mark2001AbstractPDF
Reporting Absences from Home: Results of Cognitive Testing of The American Time Use Survey's Missed Days Summary QuestionAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Fricker, Scott and Schwartz, Lisa2001AbstractPDF
What’s Work? Respondents’ Interpretations of Work-Related Summary QuestionsAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Schwartz, Lisa; Lynn, Siri; and Gortman, Jayme2001AbstractPDF
Minding the Children: Understanding How Recall and Conceptual Interpretations Influence Responses to a Time-Use Summary QuestionAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Schwartz, Lisa2001AbstractPDF
Ensuring Data Quality in the Job Openings and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Mueller, Charlotte and Balazik, Matthew2001AbstractPDF
Organization and Management of a Data Collection CenterCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Calhoun, Paul R.; and Jackson, Laura W.2001AbstractPDF
Measuring Employee Hours in Government SurveysCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Employment Cost Index (ECI), Hours at Work Survey (HWS)Fisher, Sylvia; Goldenberg, Karen; O'Brien, Eileen; Tucker, Clyde; and Willimack, Diane2001AbstractPDF
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey: Preparing to Publish Data for a New SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly A.; Mary Anne Phillips, Mary Anne; and Stephens,Brady2001AbstractPDF
New Tools for Labor Market Analysis:JOLTSJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly A. and Hyson, Rosemary2001AbstractPDF
Application of Cognitive Methods to an Establishment Survey: A Demonstration Using the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)O'Brien, Eileen M.; Fisher, Sylvia; Goldenberg, Karen L.; and Rosen, Richard2001AbstractPDF
What’s Work?Respondents’ Interpretations of Work-Related Summary QuestionsThe American Time Use Survey (ATUS)Schwartz, Lisa2001AbstractPDF
Usability Testing of Data Access ToolsGeneral MethodologyBosley, John and Conrad, Fred2001AbstractPDF
Comparison of Outcome Codes Used for Attrition Calculations for Telephone SamplesTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Sangster, Roberta L.; Wirth, Cassandra; and Mason, Charles2001AbstractPDF
Reporting Absences from Home: Results of Cognitive Testing of the American Time Use Survey's Missed Days Summary QuestionAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Fricker, Scott and Schwartz, Lisa K.2001AbstractPDF
Metadata Standards and Metadata Registries: An OverviewGeneral MethodologyBargemeyer, Bruce E. and Gillman, Daniel W.2000AbstractPDF
Usability Testing of Data Access ToolsGeneral MethodologyBosley, John J. and Conrad, Frederick G.2000AbstractPDF
Now that the Study is Over, What Did You Really Tell Us? Identifying and Correcting Measurement Error in the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey Pilot TestJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Goldenberg, Karen L. and Phillips, Mary Anne2000AbstractPDF
The Role of Metadata in StatisticsGeneral MethodologyDippo, Cathryn S. and Sundgren, Bo2000AbstractPDF
Developing a New Business Survey: Job Openings and Labor Turnover at the Bureau of Labor StatisticsJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Mueller, Charlotte and Wohlford, John2000AbstractPDF
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Longitudinal Establishment DatabaseJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Searson, Michael; Robertson, Kenneth; and Clayton, Richard L.2000AbstractPDF
Implementing the NAICS for Business Surveys at BLSQuarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW)Mikkelson, Gordon; Morisi, Teresa L.; and Stamas, George2000AbstractPDF
Alternative Methods for Updating Wage Data From the Occupational Employment Statistics SurveyOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Butani, Shail; Robertson, Kenneth; and Werking, George2000AbstractPDF
Literature at the Human-Computer SeamGeneral MethodologyLevi, Michael D.2000AbstractPDF
Collecting All-Employee Earnings Data in the Current Employment Statistics Survey:A Comparison of Two ConceptsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Goldenberg, Karen; Gomes, Anthony; Manser, Marilyn; and Stewart, Jay2000AbstractPDF
Measuring the Demand for Labor in the United States: The Job Openings and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Clark, Kelly A. and Hyson, Rosemary2000AbstractPDF
The Genesis of an Establishment Survey: Research and Development for the Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey at the BLSJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Mueller, Charlotte and Anne, Mary2000AbstractPDF
Sample Design in the Job Openings and Labor Turnover SurveyJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Crankshaw, Mark and Stamas, George2000AbstractPDF
Now that the Study is Over, What Did You Really Tell Us? Identifying and Correcting Measurement Error in the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey PilotJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Goldenberg, Karen L. and Anne, Mary2000AbstractPDF
Developing a New Business Survey: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey at the Bureau of Labor StatisticsJob Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)Mueller, Charlotte and Wohlford, John2000AbstractPDF
Alternative Imputation Models For Wage Related Data Collected From Establishment SurveysNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Barsky, Carl; Buszuwski, James; Ernst, Lawrence; Lettau, Michael; Loewenstein, Mark; Pierce, Brooks; Ponikowski, Chester; Smith, James; and 2000AbstractPDF
Permanent and Collected Random Number Sampling and the Coverage of Births and DeathsGeneral MethodologyErnst, Lawrence R.; Valliant, Richard; and Casadyd, Robert J.2000AbstractPDF
Adapting Usability Test Methods to Improve a Data Extraction Tool (FERRETT)General MethodologyBosley, John and Capps, Cavan C.2000AbstractPDF
A Usability Test of Fedstats, Gateway to Federal StatisticsGeneral MethodologyBosley, John; Gaddy, Catherine; Weiner, John; and Zawatz, Marianne2000AbstractPDF
Look Before You Click: A Relation Browser for Federal Statistics WebsitesGeneral MethodologyMarchionini, Gary; Brunk, Ben; Komlodi, Anita; Conrad, Fred; and Bosley, John2000AbstractPDF
Modeling the Realized Outlet Sample for the Commodities and Services Component of the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Johnson, William; Leaver, Sylvia G.; and Benson, Thomas S.1999AbstractPDF
Estimation of Variance Components for the U.S. CONSUMER PRICE INDEXConsumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen and Johnson, William1999AbstractPDF
Data Collection Issues Related to Implementing the Redesigned Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Rosen, Richard; Harrell, Louis; Manning, Christopher; and Skuta, Doug1999AbstractPDF
Earnings Concepts and Data Availability for the Current Employment Statistics Survey: Findings from Cognitive InterviewsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Goldenberg, Karen and Stewart, Jay1999AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Composite Estimation Methods for Cost Weights in the CPIConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index (CPI)Swanson, David; Hauge, Sharon; and Lynn, Mary1999AbstractPDF
The Maximization and Minimization of Sample Overlap Problems: A Half Century of ResultsGeneral MethodologyErnst, Lawrence1999AbstractPDF
Evaluating the Displaced Worker/Job-Tenure Supplement to the CPS: An Illustration of Multimethod Quality Assessment ResearchCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Esposito, James L.1999AbstractPDF
Some Observations on Price Index EstimatorsGeneral MethodologyDorfman, Alan H.; Leaver, Sylvia; and Lent, Janice1999AbstractPDF
Standing on the Outside, Looking In: Tapping Data Users to Compare and Review SurveysNational Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)Kydoniefs, Leda and Stinson, Linda1999AbstractPDF
Two Sides of A Single Coin?: Dimensions of Change in Different SettingsGeneral MethodologyMoy, Luann and Stinson, Linda1999AbstractPDF
Measuring How People Spend TimeAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Stinson, Linda1999AbstractPDF
Aggregation and Model-based Methods in Seasonal Adjustment of Labor Force SeriesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Scott, Stuart and Zadrozny, Peter1999AbstractPDF
A Study in the Process of Planning, Designing and Managing a Survey Program: The case of time-use surveys at the BLSAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Horrigan, Michael and Herz, Diane1999AbstractPDF
Why Do We Need Time-Use Data?American Time Use Survey (ATUS)Joyce, Mary and Stewart, Jay1999AbstractPDF
Sample Redesign for the Introduction of the Telephone Point of Purchase Survey Frames In the Commodities and Services Component of the U.S. Consumer Price IndexTelephone Point of Purchase Survey (TPOPS)Leaver, Sylvia G.; Johnson, William; Shoemaker, Owen; and Benson, Thomas S.1999AbstractPDF
Comparing Alternative Median Wage Rate Estimators for the Occupational Employment Statistics SurveyOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Echols, Carrae; Robertson, Kenneth; and Tou, Albert1999AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Confidence Interval Estimation Methods for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Springer, Glen; Dorfman, Alan H.; Paben, Steven; and Walker, Martha1999AbstractPDF
Causes and Treatments of Non-Economic Fluctuations in Average Weekly Hours and Average Hourly Earnings SeriesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Kropf, Jurgen; Getz, Patricia; and Roosma, Michael1999AbstractPDF
Relationship Between Data Quality and Collection Date in the Consumer Price Index Housing SurveyConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Jacobson, Shawn1999AbstractPDF
Recognition of More Than One Possible Trend in Time Series: Redesigned Screening of Microdata in the Current Employment SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)McConnell, Sheila and Goodman, William1999AbstractPDF
Comparison of Variance Estimation Methods for the National Compensation Survey"National Compensation Survey (NCS)Paben, Steven P.1999AbstractPDF
When Should We Ask Follow-up Questions About Items in Lists?Consumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview), National Compensation Survey (NCS)Bosley, John; Dashen, Monica; and Fox, Jean1999AbstractPDF
Report on Experimental Poverty Measures: 1990 to 1997Current Population Survey (CPS)Short, Kathleen; Iceland, John; Bavier, Richard; Garner, Thesia; Rozaklis, Patricia; and Hernandez, Donald J.1999AbstractPDF
Verbal Reports are Data! A Theoretical Approach to Cognitive InterviewsGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick; Blair, Johnny; and Tracy, Elena1999AbstractPDF
Conversational Interviewing and Data QualityGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick and Schober, Michael F.1999AbstractPDF
Estimating the Frequency of Events from Unnatural CategoriesGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick; Brown, Norman; and Dashen, Monica1999AbstractPDF
When and How Should Survey Interviewers Clarify Question Meaning?"General MethodologySchober, Michael; Conrad, Frederick G.; and Fricker, Scott S.1999AbstractPDF
Using the American Community Survey to Enhance the Current Population Survey: Opportunities and IssuesAmerican Community Survey (ACS), Current Population Survey (CPS)Butani, Shail; Alexander, Charles; and Esposito, James1999AbstractPDF
Evaluation of Confidence Interval Methodology for the National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Springer, Glen; Walker, Martha; Paben, Steven; and Dorfman, Alan1999AbstractPDF
Deeply Discounted Usability Test of a Survey Data Extraction ToolCurrent Population Survey (CPS), General MethodologyBosley, John and Capps, Cavan C.1999AbstractPDF
Sampling and Reporting in Time Use SurveysAmerican Time Use Survey (ATUS)Robison, Edwin1999AbstractPDF
Selecting the Employment Cost Index Survey Sample as a Subsample of the National Compensation SurveyEmployment Cost Index (ECI), National Compensation Survey (NCS)Ernst, Lawrence E. and Ponikowski, Chester R.1998AbstractPDF
Permanent and Collocated Random Number Sampling and the Coverage of Births and DeathsGeneral MethodologyErnst, Lawrence R.; Valliant, Richard; and Casady, Robert J.1998AbstractPDF
Estimating Price Relatives for the U.S. Consumer Price Index When Priced Items are RestratifiedConsumer Price Index (CPI)Fuxa, Mary Lee1998AbstractPDF
Comparing Current Population Survey Estimates Computed Using Different Composite EstimatorsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Lent, Janice; Miller, Stephen; Duff, Martha; and Cantwell, Patrick1998AbstractPDF
Choosing a Variance Computation Method for the Revised Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Jacobson, Shawn; Leaver, Sylvia G.; and Swanson, David1998AbstractPDF
Assigning Permanent Random Number to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Longitudinal (Universe) Data BaseCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES), Occupational Safety and Health Survey (OSH)Butani, Shail; Robertson, Kenneth W.; and Mueller, Kirk1998AbstractPDF
The Reinterview Program for the BLS Compensation SurveysNational Compensation Survey (NCS), Occupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Paben, Steven P.1998AbstractPDF
Maximizing and Minimizing Overlap When Selecting a Large Number of Units per Stratum Simultaneously for Two DesignsEmployment Cost Index (ECI), Occupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Ernst, Lawrence R.1998AbstractPDF
Estimating Price Relatives for the U.S. Consumer Price Index When Priced Items are RestratifiedConsumer Price Index (CPI)Fuxa, Mary Lee1998AbstractPDF
Cognitive Issues Associated with Collecting Cash Contributions in the Consumer Expenditure SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Bosley, John and Fisher, Sylvia1998AbstractPDF
Stratification by Size RevisitedGeneral MethodologyDorfman, Alan and Valliant, Richard1997AbstractPDF
An Application Of Mathematical Programming To Sample AllocationEmployee Benefits Survey (EBS), Employer Cost for Employee Compensation (ECEC), Employment Cost Index (ECI), National Compensation Survey (NCS)Valliant, Richard and Gentle, James E.1997AbstractPDF
Implementation of the Current Employment Statistics Redesign: Data CollectionCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Clayton, Richard1997AbstractPDF
The National Compensation Survey: The New BLS Integrated Compensation ProgramNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Cohen, Stephen1997AbstractPDF
Estimators for Average Hourly Earnings and Average Weekly Hours for the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)West, Sandra; Kratzke, Tran; and Grden, Paul1997AbstractPDF
Maximizing and Minimizing Overlap when Selecting a Large Number of Units Per Stratum Simultaneously for Two DesignsEmployment Cost Index (ECI), Occupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Ernst, Lawrence R.1997AbstractPDF
Evaluating Web Site Structure: A Set of TechniquesGeneral MethodologyFrederickson-Mele, K.; Levi, Michael D.; and Conrad, Frederick G.1997AbstractPDF
Evaluating the 1995 BLS Labor Force ProjectionsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Fullerton, Howard N.1997AbstractPDF
Procedures for Reducing Measurement Error in Establishment SurveysBusiness Births Pilot Study (BBPS), Current Employment Statistics (CES)Goldenberg, Karen; Levin, Kerry; Hagerty, Tracey; Shen, Ted; and Cantor, David1997AbstractPDF
Measuring Employment From Birth And Deaths In The Current Employment Statistics SurveyeCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Kratzke, Diem; Shierholz, Heidi; and Woodruff, Steve1997AbstractPDF
Estimating the Sampling Variance for Alternative Estimators of the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Leaver, Sylvia G. and Cage, Robert A.1997AbstractPDF
A Shaker Approach to Web Site DesignGeneral MethodologyLevi, Michael D.1997AbstractPDF
Usability Testing Web Sites at the Bureau of Labor StatisticsGeneral MethodologyLevi, Michael D.1997AbstractPDF
Developing an Integrated System for Mixed Mode Data Collection in a Large Monthly Establishment SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Rosen, Richard J.1997AbstractPDF
Quality of the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Business Establishment List as a Sampling FrameCovered Employment and Wages Survey (CEW)Searson, Michael A.1997AbstractPDF
Performance Comparisons of Laspeyres Indexes with Geometric Mean Indexes in the U.S. Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Shoemaker, Owen J.1997AbstractPDF
Longitudinal Establishment Microdata at the Bureau of Labor Statistics: Development, Uses, and AccessCovered Employment and Wages Survey (CEW)Spletzer, James1997AbstractPDF
Sampling for Employment at New Establishments in a Monthly Business SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Stamas, George; Goldenberg, Karen; Levin, Kerry; and Canto, David1997AbstractPDF
Estimates of Year-to-Year Change in Costs Per Hour Worked From the Employer Costs for Employee Compensation SurveyEmployment Cost Index (ECI)Walker, Martha1997AbstractPDF
Overview of the CES RedesignCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Werking, George S.1997AbstractPDF
Sample Design And Estimation For The National Compensation SurveyNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Black, Susan R.; Ernst, Lawrence R.; and Tehonica, Jason1997AbstractPDF
Statistical Problems In BLS Compensation Surveys When Collected Establishment Data Differs From The Assigned DataNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Black, Susan R.; Ernst, Lawrence R.; and Tehonica, Jason1997AbstractPDF
Adjusting Establishment Selection Probabilities And Number Of Occupational Selections To Reduce Variances In BLS Compensation SurveysNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Paben, Steven P. and Ernst, Lawrence R.1997AbstractPDF
Estimation Procedures for the Bureau of Labor Statistics Current Employment Statistics ProgramCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Butani, Shail; Harter, Rachel; and Wolter, Kirk1997AbstractPDF
Sample Redesign for the Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Butani, Shail; Stamas, George; and Brick, Michael1997AbstractPDF
Who Lives Here? Survey Undercoverage and Household Roster QuestionsAmerican Housing Survey (AHS)Tourangeau, Roger; Shapiro, Gary; Kearney, Ann; and Ernst, Lawrence1997AbstractPDF
The National Compensation Survey: The New BLS Integrated Compensation ProgramNational Compensation Survey (NCS)Cohen, Stephen H.1997AbstractPDF
Using Expert Systems To Model And Improve Survey Classification ProcessesConsumer Price Index (CPI), Occupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Conrad, Frederick G.1996AbstractPDF
From Impressions To Data: Increasing The Objectivity Of Cognitive InterviewsGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick and Blair, Johnny1996AbstractPDF
How Interviewers' Conversational Flexibility Affects the Accuracy of Survey DataGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick and Schober, Michael1996AbstractPDF
Subjective Assessments of Economic Well-Being and Preliminary Findings from MiamiSurvey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)Garner, Thesia; Stinson, Linda; and Shipp, Stephanie1996AbstractPDF
Affordability, Income Adequacy, and Subjective Assessments of Economic Well-Being: Preliminary FindingsSurvey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)Garner, Thesia; Stinson, Linda; and Shipp, Stephanie1996AbstractPDF
Using Cognitive Testing in the Design of a Business Survey QuestionnaireCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Goldenberg, Karen L.1996AbstractPDF
The Occupational Safety and Health Survey: Instrument RedesignOccupational Safety and Health Statistics (OSHS)Kydoniefs, Leda1996AbstractPDF
Usability Testing of World Wide Web SitesCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Levi, Michael D. and Conrad, Frederick G.1996AbstractPDF
A Heuristic Evaluation of a World Wide Web PrototypeGeneral MethodologyLevi, Michael D. and Conrad, Frederick G.1996AbstractPDF
Transmission of Producer Prices Through Stages of ProcessingProducer Price Index (PPI)Lee, Tae-Hwy and Scott, Stuart1996AbstractPDF
Adjusting for A Calendar Effect in Employment Time SeriesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Cano, Stephanie; Getz, Patricia; Kropf, Jurgen; Scott, Stuart; and Stamas, George1996AbstractPDF
Overview Of Data Editing Procedures In Surveys Administered By The Bureau Of Labor Statistics: Procedures And ImplicationsCurrent Employment Statistics (CES), Employment Cost Index (ECI)Stinson, Linda L. and Kay, Sylvia1996AbstractPDF
Predicting Births In The Current Employment Statistics SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Woodruff, Steve1996AbstractPDF
Federal Government Shutdown: Options for CPS Data CollectionCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Butani, Shail; Cahoon, Lawrence; and Kojetin, Brian1996AbstractPDF
Maximizing the Overlap of Sample Units for Two Designs with Simultaneous SelectionCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Ernst, Lawrence R.1996AbstractPDF
Multiple Workloads per Stratum DesignsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Weidman, Lynn and Ernst, Lawrence R.1996AbstractPDF
Sampling Weights For The Housing Sample Of The Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Brown, Eugene F.1995AbstractPDF
The Effects Of Advance Letters And Reminder/Thank You Letters On Reducing Nonresponse In An Establishment Survey: An Experimental StudyConsumer Price Index-Housing (CPI-Housing)Chun, Young I. and Robertson, Kenneth W.1995AbstractPDF
Using E-Mail/World Wide Web For Establishment Survey Data CollectionCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Clayton, Richard L. and Werking, George S.1995AbstractPDF
Researcher Access To Confidential Microdata At The Bureau Of Labor StatisticsGeneral Methodologyde Wolf, Virginia A.1995AbstractPDF
Maximizing the Overlap of Sample Units for Two Designs with Simultaneous SelectionCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Ernst, Lawrence R.1995AbstractPDF
Evaluation Of Confidence Interval Methodology For The Occupational Compensation Survey ProgramOccupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Harpenau, Christina L.; Coleman, Joan; and Lincoln, Mark1995AbstractPDF
A Comparison Of Estimators For The Mean Of A Finite Population, Based On A Systematic SampleCovered Employment and Wages Survey (CEW), Current Employment Statistics (CES)Huff, Larry; Kratzke, Diem-Tran; Mikkelson, Gordon; and West, Sandra1995AbstractPDF
An Application Of Regression And Calibration Estimation To Post-Stratification In A Household SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Jayasuriya, Bodhini and Valliant, Richard1995AbstractPDF
Trends In Inequality Using Consumer Expenditures: 1960 To 1993Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Johnson, David and Shipp, Stephanie1995AbstractPDF
Measuring Customer Service At The Bureau Of Labor StatisticsBLS Customer Service SurveyKazanowski, Catherine M.1995AbstractPDF
An Evaluation Of Alternative Imputation MethodsEmployment Cost Index (ECI)Montaquila, Jill M. and Ponikowski, Chester H.1995AbstractPDF
Nonresponse Adjustment In Certainty Strata For An Establishment SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Mueller, Kirk; Stamas, George; and Butani, Shail1995AbstractPDF
An Examination Of Spending Patterns Of Families Receiving Forms Of Public AssistanceConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Passero, William D.1995AbstractPDF
Health Insurance Coverage For Families With Children: Findings From The Consumer Expenditure SurveyConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Paulin, Geoffrey D. and Dietz, Elizabeth M.1995AbstractPDF
The Effects Of Health Insurance Status On Consumer SpendingConsumer Expenditure Survey-Interview (CE-Interview)Paulin, Geoffrey D. and Weber, Wolf D.1995AbstractPDF
A Study Of Donor Pools and Imputation Methods For Missing Employment DataOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Robertson, Ken; Huff, Larry; and Tou, Albert1995AbstractPDF
D.C. Graph: Software For Converting Tables To Graphs Via A Simple, Easy To Use InterfaceGeneral MethodologyRope, Daniel J. and Carr, D.B.1995AbstractPDF
Comparing Market Basket Changes and the CPIConsumer Price Index (CPI)Schmidt, Mary Lynn1995AbstractPDF
Improved Timeliness Of Geographic Data Through Automation Of The Current Employment Statistics ProgramCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Shipp, Kenneth1995AbstractPDF
The Research Agenda On Issues Surrounding The Definition Of Racial And Ethnic CategoriesGeneral MethodologyTucker, Clyde1995AbstractPDF
Limitations of Balanced Half SamplingGeneral MethodologyValliant, Richard1995AbstractPDF
Maximizing and Minimizing Overlap of Ultimate Sampling UnitsOccupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Ernst, Lawrence R.1995AbstractPDF
Respondent Motivation, Response Burden, and Data Quality in the Survey of Employer-Provided TrainingSurvey of Employer Provided Training (SEPT2)Kennedy, James and Phipps, Polly A.1995AbstractPDF
Measurement Of Different Design EffectsCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Butani, Shail; Cahoon, Lawrence; Fay, Robert E.; and Kostanich, Donna1994AbstractPDF
Confidence Intervals for Sub-Domain Parameters When the Sub-Domain Sample Size is RandomOccupational Compensation Survey (OCSP)Casady, Robert J.; Dorfman, Alan H.; and Wang, Suojin1994AbstractPDF
The Reliability of the Locality Pay EstimatesArea Wages Survey (AWS), White Collar Pay Survey (WCP)Coleman, Joan and James, Penny1994AbstractPDF
Strategies for Estimating Category Frequency: Effects of Abstractness and DistinctivenessGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick G. and Brown, Norman R.1994AbstractPDF
A Multiple Strategy Perspective on Behavioral and Laboratory Frequency EstimationGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick G. and Brown, Norman R.1994AbstractPDF
A Response Model for the International Price ProgramInternational Price Program (IPP)Ferguson, Gwyn R. and Ciapponi, Tamara M.1994AbstractPDF
Answering Questions, Questioning Answers: Evaluating Data Quality in an Establishment SurveyHours at Work Survey (HWS), Response Analysis Survey (RAS)Goldenberg, Karen L.1994AbstractPDF
Commercial Payroll Software and the Quality of Employment DataCovered Employment and Wages Survey (CEW), Current Employment Statistics (CES)Goldenberg, Karen L.; Moore, Susan E.; and Rosen, Richard J.1994AbstractPDF
Seasonal Adjustment Of Hybrid Economic Time SeriesGeneral MethodologyScott, Stuart; Stamas, George; Sullivan, Thomas; and Chester, Paul1994AbstractPDF
Establishment Surveys: Designing The Survey Operations Of The FutureGeneral MethodologyWerking, George S.1994AbstractPDF
Variance Estimators For Variables That Have Both Observed And Imputed ValuesCovered Employment and Wages Survey (CEW)West, Sandra A.; Kratzke, Diem-Tran; and Robertson, Kenneth W.1994AbstractPDF
One Way To Build An Estimator, With Applications To Sampling TheoryCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Woodruff, Steve1994AbstractPDF
Apportionment Methods for the House of Representatives and the Court ChallengeGeneral MethodologyErnst, Lawrence R.1994AbstractPDF
A Response Model For the International Price ProgramInternational Price Program (IPP)Ferguson, Gwyn R. and Ciapponi, Tamara M.1994AbstractPDF
Translating a Telephone Survey on Alcohol and Drug Use: Processes and Lessons LearnedGeneral MethodologySangster, Roberta L.1994AbstractPDF
Some Issues in Seasonal Adjustment When Modeling InterventionsConsumer Price Index (CPI), Producer Price Index (PPI)Busuwski, James A. and Scott, Stuart1993AbstractPDF
Conditional Properties of Post-Stratified Estimators Under Normal TheoryGeneral MethodologyCasady, Robert J. and Valliant, Richard1993AbstractPDF
Stratified Telephone Survey DesignsGeneral MethodologyCasady, Robert J. and Lepkowski, James M.1993AbstractPDF
How the Memorability of Events Affects Frequency JudgmentsGeneral MethodologyConrad, Frederick G.; Brown, Norman R.; and Cashman, Erin R.1993AbstractPDF
An Expert System for Reviewing Commodity Substitutions in the Consumer Price IndexConsumer Price Index (CPI)Conrad, F.; Kamalich, R.; Longacre, J.; and Barry, D.1993AbstractPDF
Response Analysis Surveys for Assessing Response Errors in Establishment SurveysResponse Analysis Survey (RAS)Goldenberg, Karen L.; Butani, Shail; and Phipps, Polly1993AbstractPDF
Distributions and Transformations for Family ExpendituresConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE)Scott, Stuart and Rope, Daniel J.1993AbstractPDF
Improving Models to Estimate Bias in Payroll Employment EstimatesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES) Stamas, George; Kratzke, Diem-Tran; and Mueller, Kirk1993AbstractPDF
Post Stratification and Conditional Variance EstimationCurrent Population Survey (CPS)Valliant, Richard1993AbstractPDF
Alternative Imputation Procedures For Item Non-response from New Establishments in the UniverseGeneral MethodologyWest, Sandra A.; Kratzke, Diem-Tran; and Robertson, Ken1993AbstractPDF
The Challenge Of Redesigning The Consumer Price Index Area SampleConsumer Expenditure Survey (CE), Consumer Price Index (CPI), Consumer Point of Purchase Survey (CPOPS)Williams, Janet L.; Brown, Eugene F.; and Zion, Gary R.1993AbstractPDF
The Occupational Safety And Health Survey: Instrument RedesignOccupational Safety and Health SurveyKydoniefs, Leda1993AbstractPDF
An Extended Review of the X11ARIMA Seasonal Adjustment PackageGeneral MethodologyScott, Stuart1992AbstractPDF
The Allocation of Sample Size In Stratified Telephone Sample DesignsGeneral MethodologyTucker, Clyde; Casady, Robert; and Lepkowski, James1992AbstractPDF
Smoothing Variance Estimates for Price Indexes Over TimeConsumer Price Index (CPI)Valliant, Richard1992AbstractPDF
Alternative Models for the Distribution of Earnings by OccupationIndustry Wages Survey, White Collar Pay Survey (WCP)West, Sandra A.; Kratzke, Diem-Tran; and Butani, Shail1992AbstractPDF
Assessing Measurement Errors in a Touchtone Recognition SurveyCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Phipps, Polly A.; and Tupek, Alan R.1992AbstractPDF
Designing Establishment Survey QuestionnairesCurrent Employment Statistics (CES)Phipps, Polly A.; Butani, Shail; and Chun, Young I.1992AbstractPDF
Optimal Allocation For Stratified Telephone Survey DesignsGeneral MethodologyCasady, Robert J. and Lepkowski, James M.1991AbstractPDF
A General Model of the Survey Interaction ProcessGeneral MethodologyEsposito, J.L and Jobe, J.B.1991AbstractPDF
Does Questionnaire Color Affect Survey Response RatesOccupational Employment Statistics (OES)Phipps, Polly A.; Robertson,Kenneth W. ; and Keel,Keith G. 1991AbstractPDF
Alternative Imputation Methods for Wage DataCovered Employment and Wages Survey (CEW)West, Sandra A.; Butani, Shail; and Witt, Michael1990AbstractPDF
Applying Cognitive Theory and Techniques to an Establishment SurveyResponse Analysis Survey (RAS)Phipps, Polly1990AbstractPDF

 

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