From the IPUMS Project Team at the Minnesota Population Center:
IPUMS Research Award
This is the sixth annual award competition for research using the IPUMS microdata collection. Papers or publications submitted should utilize IPUMS-USA, IPUMS-CPS, IPUMS-International or IHIS data to study social, economic, and/or demographic processes.
Cash prizes will be awarded for:
- Best published work
- Best work by a graduate student, published or unpublished
Deadline for submissions is February 15, 2014. To submit your work, go to: https://www.pop.umn.edu/data-user-resources/award.
New IPUMS and other Minnesota Population Center Data
- The IPUMS-CPS project released data from the Education, Fertility, Food Security, Tobacco Use, Veterans, Volunteer and Voter Supplements. Data from the 2013 CPS Annual Social and Economic Supplement (ASEC) are also available.
- The Integrated Health Interview Survey (IHIS) added data from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey.
- The American Time Use Survey Extract Builder (ATUS-X) added 2012 ATUS data.