University of Wisconsin–Madison

Call for Papers: Annual Conference of the Federal Statistical Research Data Centers (FSRDC) – Deadline for Submission: 6/14/19

University of Wisconsin–Madison
September 6, 2019

The Wisconsin Federal Statistical Research Data Center invites proposals to present papers at the 2019 Federal Statistical Research Data Center Annual Conference. We also will consider proposals for workshops and panel discussions.

The conference will be a day of concurrent paper sessions and a keynote presentation by Bruce Weinberg from the Ohio State University. Presentations will be based on current research using data available in the nationwide network of FSRDCs. Research will include, but is not limited to, topics in the fields of economics, business and management, demography, health, and data development.

Please submit an extended abstract or a paper in PDF format through the online application form.

The paper or abstract should describe your research question(s), the data used (including sponsoring agency), methodology, and summary of results. Results can be anticipated or preliminary if they are not yet finalized (do not submit undisclosed results). The abstract should include a presentation title and a list of all authors and their affiliations. Also provide the email address for the contact author.

Notices of acceptance will be sent by Friday, July 12.

Preliminary program will be posted by Friday, August 2.

Further information about the conference will be made available on the WiscRDC website: https://rdc.wisc.edu

If you have questions, contact the WiscRDC Director Jason Fletcher at jason.fletcher@wisc.edu or Associate Director Wang Jin at wjin29@wisc.edu.