Category Archives: DISC Archive

Civil Unrest in the 60s

In recent days, we have witnessed protests on police brutality and social injustice. These events are responses to frustrations that minority has for a long time. To reflect the role of civil unrest in our society we look into DISC’s … Continue reading

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DISC Archive: Wisconsin Study of Families and Work 1990-2012

Wisconsin Study of Families and Work (WSFW) 1990-2012 was added to DISC Online Archive. WSFW originally began in 1990 as the Wisconsin Maternity Leave and Health (WMLH) Project. It is a longitudinal study and families were followed through 2012. The … Continue reading

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DISC Archive: Health and Wellness of the Elderly in Bogotá, Colombia, 2012

Health and Wellness of the Elderly in Bogotá, Colombia, 2012 was added to DISC Online Archive. This is a cross-sectional study of people 60 years of age and older in the city of Bogotá with a representative sample of 2000 … Continue reading

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DISC Archive: Summary of Study of Microcomputers in Small- and Medium-Sized Colombian Firms, 1985-1986

Summary of Study of Microcomputers in Small- and Medium-Sized Colombian Firms, 1985-1986 is the latest addition to the DISC online data archive. This study examines the utilization and diffusion of microcomputers in small- and medium-sized manufacturing firms in the three … Continue reading

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Belgian Municipal Accounts for 16 Governments, 1870-1933 – November 14, 2018

The Data and Information Services Center (DISC) has added yet another research study to its online archive this year: Belgian Municipal Accounts for 16 Governments, 1870-1933 is a study that contains information and data about the receipts and expenditures of 16 municipal … Continue reading

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Financial Characteristics of Cities in the United States, 1905-1930 – September 5, 2018

The following research study is now available in the online archive of the Data and Information Services Center (DISC): Financial Characteristics of Cities in the United States, 1905-1930 (Christopher Curran, Principal Investigator) Data was collected in the summer of 1969 … Continue reading

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Argentine Election of 1946 and Census of 1947: raw and transformed datasets – August 10, 2018

Another research study from Dr. Peter Smith is now available in the online archive at The Data and Information Services Center (DISC): Argentine Election of 1946 and Census of 1947: raw and transformed datasets (Peter Smith, Principal Investigator) This study … Continue reading

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Update on Voting Behavior in the Wisconsin State Legislature

Data for 2017-2018 Wisconsin Legislature session has been added to this series. It includes the final floor votes on all bills. This series encompasses the Senates and Assemblies of Wisconsin Legislatures for 1965-1966, 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014, 2015-2016, … Continue reading

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Argentine Chamber of Deputies, 1904-1955: Roll Call Voting Records and Member Characteristics – July 17, 2018

The Data and Information Services Center (DISC) recently added the following research study to its online archive: Argentine Chamber of Deputies, 1904-1955: roll call records and member characteristics (Peter Smith, Principal Investigator) This study was initially deposited at the Data … Continue reading

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Medicaid Waiver Dataset: Coverage for Childless Adults 1996–2014 – March 29, 2017

This new study was added to DISC Online Archive. It identifies the presence and characteristics of Medicaid coverage for adults without dependent children for each state in the U.S. and the District of Columbia. http://www.disc.wisc.edu/archive/Medicaid/index.html

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