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July 10, 2014

CSSRR Sociology–July 10, 2014

Filed under: S. Working Papers,Sociology — admin @ 3:37 pm

Max Planck Institute of Demographic Research Working Paper: “Ancient statistics and the rise of demography. A historiography of demographic debate on Roman Italy,” by Saskia Hin (WP-2014-006, July 2014, .pdf format, 32p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.demogr.mpg.de/en/projects_publications/publications_1904/mpidr_working_papers/ancient_statistics_and_the_rise_of_demography_a_historiography_of_demographic_debate_on_roman_5203.htm…

CSSRR Health–July 10, 2014

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US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief: “TV Watching and Computer Use in U.S. Youth Aged 12-15, 2012,” by Kirsten A. Herrick, Tala H.I. Fakhouri, Susan A. Carlson, and Janet E. Fulton (Data Brief No. 157, July 2014, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

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CSSRR Health–July 10, 2014

Filed under: H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:33 pm

US Government Accountability Office Report: “Private Health Insurance: Early Effects of Medical Loss Ratio Requirements and Rebates on Insurers and Enrollees,” (GAO-14-580, July 2014, .pdf format, 47p.).

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CSSRR Health–July 10, 2014

Filed under: H. Data,Health — admin @ 3:32 pm

Human Mortality Database:

Data for Belarus were revised and updated through 2013 (July 7, 2014).

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Data access:

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CSSRR Economics–July 10, 2014

Filed under: E. Other Reports, Articles,Economics — admin @ 3:31 pm

Australian Institute Report: “Income and wealth inequality in Australia,” by David Richardson and Richard Denniss (Policy Brief No. 64, July 2014, .pdf format, 24p.).

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Demos Report: “What Is Our Public GDP? Valuing Government in the Twenty-First Century Economy,” by Lew Daly (July 2014, .pdf format, 39p.).

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CSSRR Economics–July 10, 2014

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:30 pm

Canada:

Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Brief: “Revisions to the Multifactor Productivity Accounts,” by John R. Baldwin, Wulong Gu, Ryan Macdonald, Weimin Wang, and Beiling Yan (June 2014, .pdf and HTML format, 20p.).

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International Monetary Fund Country Reports: The latest Country Reports (.pdf format) (14/176, 14/184 to 14/194).

NEW:

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CSSRR Health–July 10, 2014

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Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: The latest issue of MMWR, Vol. 63, No. 27, July 11, 2014 (HTML and .pdf formats available from the US Centers for Disease Control site). Note: To access this issue in the future, simply click on “Weekly Report” and then “Past Volumes” on the left side of the page.

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CSSRR Sociology–July 10, 2014

Filed under: S. US Govt. Pub,Sociology — admin @ 1:44 pm

US Bureau of Justice Statistics Report: “Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2014,” by Steven W. Perry (Steven W. Perry, July 2014, ASCII text and .pdf format, 7p.).

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CSSRR Sociology–July 10, 2014

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 1:39 pm

National Center for Education Statistics Reports:

A. “Postsecondary Institutions and Price of Attendance in 2013-14; Degrees and Other Awards Conferred: 2012-13; and 12-Month Enrollment: 2012-13: First Look (Preliminary Data),” by Scott A. Ginder and Janice E. Kelly-Reid (NCES 2014066, July 2014, .pdf format, 18p.).

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B. “Baccalaureate and Beyond: A First Look at the Employment Experiences and Lives of College Graduates, 4 Years On (B&B:08/12),” by Emily Forrest Cataldi, Peter Siegel, Bryan Shepherd, and Jennifer Cooney (NCES 2014141, July 2014, .pdf format, 59p.).

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C. “Financial Literacy of 15-year-olds: Results from PISA 2012,” by Patrick Gonzales and Dana Kelly (NCES 2014102, July 2014, .pdf format, 3p.).

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CSSRR Sociology–July 10, 2014

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 1:33 pm

Demographic Research Article: “Socioeconomic status and fertility before, during, and after the demographic transition: An introduction,” by Martin Dribe, Michel Oris, and Lucia Pozzi (Vol. 31, Article 7, July 2014, .pdf format, p. 161-182).

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CSSRR Economics/Sociology–July 10, 2014

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics,S. US Govt. Pub,Sociology — admin @ 12:58 pm

US Census Bureau News Release,  Facts for Features:

A. “Census Bureau Reports Majority of STEM College Graduates Do Not Work in STEM Occupations” (CB14-130, Jul. 10, 2014).

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B. “Labor Day 2014: Sept. 1″ (Facts for Features CB14-FF.18, Jul. 18, 2014, HTML and .pdf format, 5p.).

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