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[1 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Meet New NCES Commissioner Jack Buckley | 1,770 views]
Meet New NCES Commissioner Jack Buckley

Amstat News invited new commissioner of the National Center for Education Statistics to respond to a few questions so readers could learn more about him and the agency he directs.

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[1 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on Discussion Papers Wanted | 1,182 views]

The Research Section of the Royal Statistical Society is seeking manuscripts for possible publication, with discussion, in the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B.

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[1 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on NISS Helps Construct U.S. Census Bureau’s Synthetic Longitudinal Business Database | 922 views]

The U.S. Census Bureau announced in March that it is releasing its Synthetic Longitudinal Business Database Beta Data Product (SynLBD) for use by the general public.

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[1 Jun 2011 | Comments Off on SIAM Offers Solution to Costly Textbooks | 886 views]

SIAM, joint publisher of the ASA-SIAM Series on Statistics and Applied Probability, has enacted the Textbook Adoption Discount Program, which offers students 20% off list price for any SIAM book adopted as a primary text for an undergraduate- or graduate-level course.

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[1 May 2011 | Comments Off on March JASA Features ASA President’s Invited Address | 1,453 views]

The March issue of the Journal of the American Statistical Association features the 2010 ASA presidential address and numerous articles about biology, meteorology, marketing, and manufacturing.