DISC-CSSRR Blog

March 31, 2015

CSSRR Sociology–March 31, 2015

Filed under: S. NGO and Other Countries,Sociology — admin @ 3:22 pm

Australia:

Queensland Treasury Report: “Population growth highlights and trends, Queensland, 2015 edition,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 15p.).

www.qgso.qld.gov…

————————————————————————-

Canada:

Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Periodical: Juristat (Vol. 35, No. 1, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format). The title article of this issue is: “Police resources in Canada, 2014,” by Hope Hutchins.

www.statcan.gc.ca…

————————————————————————-

Ireland:

Central Statistics Office/An Phriomh-Oifig Staidrimh Statistical Release: “Marriages and Civil Partnerships 2014,” (March 2015, HTML format).

www.cso.ie…

————————————————————————-

Finland:

Statistics Finland Press Release: “Population Structure 2014,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 11p.).

www.stat.fi/til/vaerak/2014/vaerak_2014_2015-03-27_tie_001_en.html…

————————————————————————-

Georgia:

National Statistics Office Release: “Main 2014 Demographic Indicators,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 5p.).

www.geostat.ge/?action=wnews&lang=eng&npid=371…

————————————————————————-

New Zealand:

Statistics New Zealand/Tatauranga Aotearoa Report: “Review of Police crime data: 2014,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 37p.).

www.stats.gov…

————————————————————————-

Switzerland:

Swiss Statistics Report: “Education finance – 2015 edition,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 15p.).

www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/portal/en/index/news/publikationen.html?publicationID=6361…

CSSRR Health–March 31, 2015

Filed under: H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:20 pm

US National Center for Health Statistics Data Briefs:

A. “Acceptance of New Patients With Public and Private Insurance by Office-based Physicians: United States, 2013,” by Esther Hing, Sandra L. Decker, and Eric Jamoom (Data Brief No. 195, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.cdc.gov…

B. “Trends in Emergency Department Visits for Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack: United States, 2001–2011,” by Anjali Talwalkar and Sayeedha Uddin (Data Brief No. 194, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.cdc.gov…

CSSRR Health–March 31, 2015

Filed under: H. Data,H. NGO and Other Countries,Health — admin @ 3:19 pm

Australia:

Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Tables: “Causes of Death, Australia, 2013,” (March 2015, Excel and HTML format).

www.abs.gov…

CSSRR Health–March 31, 2015

Filed under: H. Other Reports, Articles,Health — admin @ 3:18 pm

Pew Charitable Trusts Report: “Substance Use Disorders and the Role of the States,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 18p.).

www.pewtrusts.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 31, 2015

Filed under: E. Table of Contents,Economics — admin @ 3:18 pm

Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Economic Journal (Vol. 125, No. 583, March 2015).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com…

International Labour Review (Vol. 154, No. 1, March 2015, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.ilo.org…

Journal of Financial Economics (Vol. 116, No. 1, April 2015).

www.sciencedirect.com…

Journal of Mathematical Economics (Vol. 57, March 2015).

www.sciencedirect.com…

Review of Economic Studies (Vol. 82, No. 2, April 2015).

restud.oxfordjournals.org…

CSSRR Economics/Sociology–March 31, 2015

Canada:

Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Report: “Academic Outcomes of Public and Private High School Students: What Lies Behind the Differences?” by Marc Frenette and Ping Ching Winnie Chan (Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper Series No. 367, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 25p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.statcan.gc.ca…

CSSRR Economics–March 31, 2015

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics — admin @ 3:16 pm

US Bureau of Labor Statistics News Release: “Number of Jobs, Labor Market Experience, and Earnings Growth:Results From A Longitudinal Survey,” (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 12p.).

www.bls.gov…

CSSRR Economics–March 31, 2015

Filed under: E. Data,Economics — admin @ 3:15 pm

US Census Bureau Data Tables: “Metropolitan Summary Tables – AHS 2013,” (March 2015, Excel format).

www.census.gov…

CSSRR Economics–March 31, 2015

Filed under: E. Other Reports, Articles,Economics — admin @ 3:15 pm

Australia Institute Brief: “The great Australian lockout: Inequality in the housing market,” by Molly Johnson and David Baker (March 2015, .pdf format, 18p.).

www.tai.org…

————————————————————————-

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Monograph: Economic Survey of Sweden 2015 (March 2015). Ordering information is available at the site:

oecd.org…

Overview (.pdf format, 39p.):

oecd.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 31, 2015

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:14 pm

Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion [London School of Economics] Working Papers:

A. “Monitoring the evolution of income poverty and real incomes over time,” by A.B. Atkinson, Anne-Catherine Guio, and Eric Marlier (CASE/188, March 2015, .pdf format, 41p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

sticerd.lse.ac.uk…

B. “The Coalition’s Record on Employment: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015,” by Abigail McKnight (CASE/187, March 2015, .pdf format, 71p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

sticerd.lse.ac.uk…

————————————————————————-

United Nations:

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Working Papers:

A. “Making Market Access Meaningful: Implementation of Duty-Free Quota-Free Trade for Asia-Pacific Least Developed Countries,” (Trade Insightse No. 9, March 2015, .pdf format, 11p.).

www.unescap.org…

B. “Global Commodity Price Falls: A Transitory Boost to Economic Growth in Asia-Pacific Countries with Special Needs,” (Trade Insights No. 8, March 2015, .pdf format, 11p.).

www.unescap.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 31, 2015

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:12 pm

Federal Reserve Banks:

Federal Reserve Board Finance and Economic Discussion Series:

www.federalreserve.gov…

NEW: 2015-019 “Wealth, Pensions, Debt, and Savings: Considerations for a Panel Survey,” by Brian K. Bucks and Karen M. Pence.

2015-018 “Banking panics and deflation in dynamic general equilibrium,” by Francesca Carapella.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 1: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Massachusetts):

“Working Papers”

www.bostonfed.org…

NEW: No. 15-2 “Nudging Credit Scores in the Field: The Effect of Text Reminders on Creditworthiness in the United States,” by Anat Bracha and Stephan Meier.

No. 15-1 “Price Setting in Online Markets: Does IT Click?” by Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Viacheslav Sheremirov, and Oleksandr Talavera.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 2: Federal Reserve Bank of New York (New York):

www.newyorkfed.org…

NEW: No. 721 “The Gender Gap in Mathematics: Evidence from a Middle-Income Country,” by Prashant Bharadwaj, Giacomo De Giorgi, David Hansen, and Christopher Neilson.

No. 720 “Gender Roles and Medical Progress,” by Stefania Albanesi and Claudia Olivetti.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 3: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania):

www.philadelphiafed.org…

NEW: 15-16 “Do Phillips Curves Conditionally Help to Forecast Inflation?” by Michael Dotsey, Shigeru Fujita, and Tom Stark.

15-15 “Securitization and Mortgage Default,” by Ronel Elul.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 6: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Georgia):

www.frbatlanta.org…

NEW: Working Paper 2015-3 “The Failure of Supervisory Stress Testing: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and OFHEO,” by W. Scott Frame, Kristopher Gerardi, and Paul S. Willen.

Working Paper 2015-2 “The Rescue of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac,” by W. Scott Frame, Andreas Fuster, Joseph Tracy, and James Vickery.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 9: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Minnesota):

Staff Reports:

www.minneapolisfed.org…

NEW: Staff Report 509 “An Assignment Model of Knowledge Diffusion and Income Inequality,” by Erzo G.J. Luttmer.

March 30, 2015

CSSRR Economics/Health/Sociology–March 30, 2015

National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers: NBER has released the following working papers for the weeks of Mar. 30, 2015. Note: check your library for electronic availability.

www.nber.org…

New papers are: 20992, 21043-21057.

Health related: 21045, 21048, 21049, 21050.

Sociology related 21055.

CSSRR Economics/Sociology–March 30, 2015

Filed under: E. Data,Economics,S. Data,Sociology — admin @ 3:25 pm

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Data Release: ICPSR announced the release of a new datasets on March 29, 2015. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:

www.icpsr.umich.edu…

The new releases are linked from:

staging.icpsr.umich.edu…

Click on “New Releases through 2015-03-29” on the left side of the page.

CSSRR Sociology–March 30, 2015

Filed under: S. US State Govt. Publications,Sociology — admin @ 3:24 pm

Pennsylvania:

State Data Center Brief: “U.S. Census Bureau Releases 2014 County Population Estimates: Cumberland is the Fastest Growing County Since 2010,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.pasdc.hbg.psu.edu…

CSSRR Sociology–March 30, 2015

Filed under: S. NGO and Other Countries,Sociology — admin @ 3:23 pm

Canada:

Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Chapter: “Female population,” by Anne Milan (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 20p.).

www.statcan.gc.ca…

CSSRR Sociology–March 30, 2015

Filed under: S. Tables of Contents,Sociology — admin @ 3:22 pm

Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Sociology (Vol. 49, No. 2, April 2015).

soc.sagepub.com…

CSSRR Health–March 30, 2015

Filed under: H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:22 pm

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: The latest issue of MMWR, Vol. 64, No. 11, March 27, 2015 (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.

www.cdc.gov…

————————————————————————-

US Government Accountability Office Report: “Children’s Health Insurance Program: Effects on Coverage and Access, and Considerations for Extending Funding,” (GAO-15-348, February 2015, .pdf format, 36p.).

www.gao.gov…

CSSRR Health–March 30, 2015

Filed under: H. NGO and Other Countries,Health — admin @ 3:21 pm

UK:

1. Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletins:

A. “Healthy Life Expectancy at Birth for Upper Tier Local Authorities: England, 2011 to 2013,” (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 17p.).

www.ons.gov…

B. “National Survey of Bereaved People (VOICES) by NHS Area Team (England), 2012 to 2013,” (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 22p.).

www.ons.gov…

2. National Audit Office Report: “NHS and sustainability,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 23p.).

www.nao.org…

————————————————————————-

World Health Organization:

Regional Office for Europe Report: “The relationship between psychosocial risk factors and health outcomes of chronic diseases: a review of the evidence for cancer and cardiovascular diseases,” by Hynek Pikhart and Jitka Pikhartova (March 2015, .pdf format, 29p.).

www.eu…

CSSRR Health–March 30, 2015

Filed under: H. Tables of Contents,Health — admin @ 3:17 pm

Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Journal of Environmental Health (Vol. 77, No. 8, April 2015, .pdf format, 1p.).

www.neha.org…

Journal of Health Economics (Vol. 40, March 2015).

www.sciencedirect.com…

Mutation Research/Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis (Vol. 779, February 2015).

www.sciencedirect.com…

Toxicological Sciences (Vol. 144, No. 2, April 2015).

toxsci.oxfordjournals.org…

CSSRR Economics/Sociology–March 30, 2015

Joseph Rowntree Foundation [UK] Report: “Monitoring poverty and social exclusion in Scotland 2015,” by Peter Kenway, Sabrina Bushe, Adam Tinson and Theo Barry Born (March 2015, .pdf format, 81p.).

www.jrf.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 30, 2015

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics — admin @ 3:15 pm

US Bureau of Labor Statistics Article: “Travel expenditures, 2005–2013: domestic and international patterns in recession and recovery,” by Geoffrey D. Paulin (Monthly Labor Review, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 21p.).

www.bls.gov…

CSSRR Economics–March 30, 2015

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:14 pm

United Nations:

Economics and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Monograph: Afghanistan and Central Asia: Strengthening Trade and Economic Ties, (March 2015, .pdf format, 79p.).

www.unescap.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 30, 2015

Filed under: E. Other Reports, Articles,Economics — admin @ 3:13 pm

Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

American Economic Review (Vol. 105, No. 4, April 2015).

www.aeaweb.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 30, 2015

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:13 pm

Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany]: CESifo has recently released several new working papers:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP.html…

The new papers are numbered 5277-5288.

————————————————————————-

European Central Bank:

www.ecb.eu…

NEW: No. 1772 “Fragility in money marketfunds: sponsor support and regulation,” by Cecilia Parlatore.

No. 1771 “Governments’ payment discipline: the macroeconomic impact of public payment delays and arrears,” by Cristina Checherita-Westphal, Alexander Klemm, and Paul Viefers.

————————————————————————-

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany]: IZA has recently released several new working papers.

www.iza.org…

The new working papers are: 8918-8931.

————————————————————————-

Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) [University of Essex, Colchester, UK] Working Paper: “Youth employment and academic performance: Production functions and policy effects,” by Angus Holford (ISER Working Paper No. 2015-06, March 2015, .pdf format, 51p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iser.essex.ac.uk…

————————————————————————-

John F. Kennedy School of Government [Harvard University] Working Papers:

A. “Uncertainty and the Geography of the Great Recession,” by Daniel Shoag and Stan Veuger (RWP15-014, March 2015, .pdf format, 54p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

research.hks.harvard.edu…

B. “Upskilling: Do Employers Demand Greater Skill When Workers Are Plentiful?” by Alicia Sasser Modestino, Daniel Shoag, and Joshua Ballance (RWP15-013, March 2015, .pdf format, 31p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

research.hks.harvard.edu…

————————————————————————-

United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research Working Papers:

www.wider.unu.edu…

New papers: WP/20-WP/29.

March 26, 2015

CSSRR Sociology–March 26, 2015

Filed under: S. Data,S. US Govt. Pub,Sociology — admin @ 3:23 pm

US Census Bureau Data Release: “The latest estimates of total population for counties, Puerto Rico municipios, and metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas – for July 1, 2014,” (March 2015, comma-delimited format).

The latest estimates of total population for counties, Puerto Rico municipios, and metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas – for July 1, 2014

CSSRR Sociology–March 26, 2015

Filed under: S. US Govt. Pub,Sociology — admin @ 3:22 pm

US National Center for Education Statistics Report: “What Is the Price of College? Total, Net, and Out-of-Pocket Prices by Type of Institution in 2011–12,” by David Radwin and Christina Chang Wei (NCES 2015165, March 2015, .pdf format, 24p.).

nces.ed.gov…

CSSRR Sociology–March 26, 2015

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 3:22 pm

Science Letter Abstract: “Intergenerational transmission of child abuse and neglect: Real or detection bias?” by Cathy Spatz Widom, Sally J. Czaja, and Kimberly A. DuMont (Vol. 347, No. 6229, March 27, 2015, p. 1480-1485).

www.sciencemag.org…

CSSRR Sociology–March 26, 2015

Filed under: S. Tables of Contents,Sociology — admin @ 3:21 pm

Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Journal of Biosocial Science (Vol. 47, No. 3, May 2015).

journals.ca…

CSSRR Health–March 26, 2015

Filed under: H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:20 pm

US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Planning and Evaluation Briefs:

A. “National Trends in the Child SSI Program,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 14p.).

aspe.hhs.gov…

B. “Opioid Abuse in the U.S. and HHS Actions to Address Opioid-Drug Related Overdoses and Deaths,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 12p.).

aspe.hhs.gov…

————————————————————————-

US Department of Health and Human Service, Office of Inspector General Report: “Second-Generation Antipsychotic Drug Use Among Medicaid-Enrolled Children: Quality-of-Care Concerns,” (OEI-07-12-00320, March 2015, .pdf format, 35p.).

oig.hhs.gov…

————————————————————————-

US Government Accountability Office Report: “Health Care Funding: Federal Obligations to and Expenditures by Selected Entities Involved in Health-Related Activities, 2010-2012,” (GAO-15-270R, March 2015, .pdf format, 54p.).

www.gao.gov…

————————————————————————-

US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief: “Hypertension-related Mortality in the United States, 2000–2013,” by Hsiang-Ching Kung and Jiaquan Xu (Data Brief No. 193, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.cdc.gov…

CSSRR Health–March 26, 2015

Filed under: H. Legislation Information,Health — admin @ 3:19 pm

US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Hearing Testimony: “Examining the Growing Problems of Prescription Drug and Heroin Abuse: State and Local Perspectives,” a hearing held March 26, 2015 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available in Flash format, running time 1 hour 34 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 18:26 mark.

energycommerce.house.gov…

CSSRR Health–March 26, 2015

Filed under: H. US State Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:19 pm

Massachusetts:

Department of Public Health Data Tables:

A. “Injury-related Observation Stays 2013,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 1p.).

www.mass.gov…

B. “Injury-related Hospital Discharges 2013,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 1p.).

www.mass.gov…

C. “Injury-related Emergency Dept. Visits 2013,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 1p.).

www.mass.gov…

————————————————————————-

North Carolina:

State Center for Health Statistics Report, Brief:

A. “2015 County Health Data Book,” (March 2015, Word, .pdf, and HTML format).

www.schs.state.nc.us…

B. “Diabetes and Food Insecurity in North Carolina: The Effect on Diabetes Management and Diabetes-related Complications,” by Harry W.B. Herrick (Statistical Brief No. 42, March 2015, .pdf format, 7p.).

www.schs.state.nc.us…

CSSRR Health–March 26, 2015

Filed under: H. Other Reports, Articles,Health — admin @ 3:17 pm

Commonwealth Fund Issue Brief: “The Federal Medical Loss Ratio Rule: Implications for Consumers in Year 3,” by Michael J. McCue and Mark Hall (March 2015, .pdf format, 12p.).

www.com…

————————————————————————-

Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief: “Awaiting New Medicaid Managed Care Rules: Key Issues to Watch,” by Julia Paradise and MaryBeth Musumeci (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 11p.).

kff.org…

CSSRR Economics/Health/Sociology–March 26, 2015

Switzerland:

Swiss Statistics Reports:

A. “Families and Generations Survey 2013: First results,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 36p.).

www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/portal/en/index/news/publikationen.html?publicationID=5891…

B. “Cantonal portraits 2015: Up-to-date regional key figures on the 26 cantons,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 89p.).

www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/portal/en/index/news/publikationen.html?publicationID=6340…

CSSRR Economics/Health/Sociology–March 26, 2015

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany]: IZA has recently released several new working papers.

www.iza.org…

The new working papers are: 8900-8917.

Health related: 8908, 8911, 8912.

Sociology related: 8904, 8906.

CSSRR Economics/Health–March 26, 2015

Employee Benefit Research Institute Periodical: EBRI Notes (Vol. 36, No. 3, March 2015, .pdf format, 28p.). Note: The articles in this issue are: “How Much Needs to be Saved for Retirement After Factoring In Post-Retirement Risks: Evidence from the EBRI Retirement Security Projection Model,” by Jack VanDerhei; and, “Employer and Worker Contributions to Health Reimbursement Arrangements and Health Savings Accounts, 2006–2014,” by Paul Fronstin and Anne Elmlinger.

www.ebri.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 26, 2015

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics — admin @ 3:13 pm

US Bureau of Labor Statistics Article, News Release:

A. “Improving data quality in Consumer Expenditure Survey with TAXSIM,” by Geoffrey Paulin and William Hawk (Monthly Labor Review, March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 14p.).

www.bls.gov…

B. “Multifactor productivity trends, 2013,” (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 16p.).

www.bls.gov…

CSSRR Economics–March 26, 2015

Filed under: E. Other Reports, Articles,Economics — admin @ 3:12 pm

Pew Research Center Report: “Share of Unauthorized Immigrant Workers in Production, Construction Jobs Falls Since 2007,” by Jeffrey S. Passel and D’Vera Cohn (March 2015, HTML and .pdf format, 34p.).

www.pewhispanic.org…

CSSRR Economics–March 26, 2015

Filed under: E. US State Govt. Pub,Economics — admin @ 3:12 pm

Idaho:

Department of Labor Report: “Economic Outlook and Revenue Assessment Committee,” (January 2015, .pdf format, 26p.).

labor.idaho.gov…

————————————————————————-

Michigan:

Department of Technology, Management, and Budget Report: “A Look at Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Talent in Michigan,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 14p.).

milmi.org…

————————————————————————-

New Jersey:

Department of Labor and Workforce Development Data Tables:

A. “2015 County Labor Force Estimates,” (March 2015, Excel format).

lwd.dol.state.nj.us…

B. “2015 Labor Force Estimates for Municipalities with populations of 25,000 or more,” (March 2015, Excel format).

lwd.dol.state.nj.us…

CSSRR Economics–March 26, 2015

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:11 pm

Ireland:

Central Statistics Office/An Phriomh-Oifig Staidrimh Statistical Release: “National Travel Survey 2012 and 2013,” (March 2015, HTML format).

www.cso.ie…

————————————————————————-

Kenya:

National Bureau of Statistics Report: “2012/2013 Kenya National Housing Survey,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 139p.).

www.knbs.or.ke/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=304:2012-2013-kenya-national-housing-survey&catid=82:news&Itemid=593…

March 25, 2015

CSSRR Sociology–March 25, 2015

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 3:58 pm

Demographic Research Article: “Do low survey response rates bias results? Evidence from Japan,” by Ronald R. Rindfuss, Minja K. Choe, Noriko O. Tsuya, Larry L. Bumpass, and Emi Tamaki (Vol. 32, Article 26, March 2015, .pdf format, p. 797-828).

www.demographic-research.org…

CSSRR Health–March 25, 2015

Filed under: H. Legislation Information,Health — admin @ 3:57 pm

US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Hearing Testimony: “Continuing America’s Leadership: Advancing Research and Development for Patients,” a hearing held March 24, 2015 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available in Flash format, running time 1 hour 26 minutes).

www.help.senate.gov…

————————————————————————-

US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health Hearing Testimony: “Examining the 340B Drug Pricing Program,” a hearing held March 24, 2015 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available in Flash format, running time 1 hour 38 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 6:58 mark.

energycommerce.house.gov…

CSSRR Health–March 25, 2015

Filed under: H. Other Reports, Articles,Health — admin @ 3:56 pm

Demographic and Health Survey Report: “Lesotho: DHS 2014 – Key Indicators Report,” (PR62, March 2015, .pdf format, 43p.).

dhsprogram.com…

CSSRR Economics–March 25, 2015

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics — admin @ 3:55 pm

US Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service Reports:

A. “Where Do Americans Usually Shop for Food and How Do They Travel To Get There? Initial Findings from the National Household Food Acquisition and Purchase Survey,” by Michele Ver Ploeg, Lisa Mancino, Jessica E. Todd, Dawn Marie Clay, and Benjamin Scharadin (Economic Information Bulletin No. (EIB-138), March 2015, .pdf format, 27p.).

www.ers.us…

B. “The Food Assistance Landscape: FY 2014 Annual Report,” by Victor Oliveira (Economic Information Bulletin No. (EIB-137), March 2015, .pdf format, 20p.).

www.ers.us…

CSSRR Economics–March 25, 2015

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:54 pm

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Monograph: Economic Survey of Indonesia 2015 (March 2015). Ordering information is available at the site:

www.oecd.org…

Overview (.pdf format, 45p.):

www.oecd.org…

————————————————————————-

UK:

Office for National Statistics Statistical Brief: “Workers Aged 65 and Over in the 2011 Census,” (March 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 34p.).

www.ons.gov…

CSSRR Economics–March 25, 2015

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:53 pm

Bank for International Settlements Working Papers:

www.bis.org…

NEW: No. 499 “Foreign exchange intervention: strategies and effectiveness,” by Nuttathum Chutasripanich and James Yetman.

No. 498 “Liquidity Squeeze, Abundant Funding and Macroeconomic Volatility,” by Enisse Kharroubi.

No. 497 “Global Asset Allocation Shifts,” by Tim A Kroencke, Maik Schmeling and Andreas Schrimpf.

No. 496 “When is macroprudential policy effective?” by Chris McDonald.

No. 495 “The transmission of monetary policy in EMEs in a changing financial environment: a longitudinal analysis,” by Emanuel Kohlscheen and Ken Miyajima.

————————————————————————-

Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany]: CESifo has recently released several new working papers:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP.html…

The new papers are numbered 5272-5276.

————————————————————————-

European Central Bank:

www.ecb.eu…

NEW: No. 1770 “The confidence effects of fiscal consolidations,” by Roel Beetsma, Jacopo Cimadomo, Oana Furtuna, and Massimo Giuliodori.

No. 1769 “Ending over-lending: assessing systemic risk with debt to cash flow,” by Bruce A. Ramsay and Peter Sarlin.

No. 1768 “Macroprudential oversight, risk communication and visualization,” by Peter Sarlin.

No. 1767 “Labour market adjustments in Europe and the US: How different?” by Robert C. M. Beyer and Frank Smets.

————————————————————————-

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Economics Department Working Papers: Note: this is a .pdf format hyperlinked list of papers.

www.oecd-ilibrary.org…

NEW: No. 1191 “Determinants of Female Entrepreneurship in India,” by Arnaud Daymard.

No. 1190 “The Changing Role of the Exchange Rate for Macroeconomic Adjustment,” by Patrice Ollivaud, Elena Rusticelli, and Cyrille Schwellnus.

No. 1189 “Boosting Productivity in Russia,” by Lilas Demmou and Andreas Worgotter.

No. 1188 “Boosting Growth and Reducing Informality in Mexico,” by Sean Dougherty.

No. 1187 “The Conduct of Monetary Policy in the Future,” by Kei-Ichiro Inaba, Rory O’Farrell, Lukasz Rawdanowicz, and Ane Kathrine Christensen.

CSSRR Economics–March 25, 2015

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:51 pm

Federal Reserve Board Finance and Economic Discussion Series:

www.federalreserve.gov…

NEW: 2015-017 “Crowding Out Effects of Refinancing on New Purchase Mortgages,” by Steve A. Sharpe and Shane M. Sherlund.

2015-016 “Have Distressed Neighborhoods Recovered? Evidence from the Neighborhood Stabilization Program,” by Jenny Schuetz, Jonathan Spader, and Alvaro Cortes.

2015-015 “Consumers’ Attitudes and Their Inflation Expectations,” by Michael Ehrmann, Damjan Pfajfar, and Emiliano Santoro.

2015-014 “Institutions and return predictability in oil-exporting countries,” by Sirio Aramonte, Mohammad Jahan-Parvar, and Justin Shugarman.

2015-013 “A Global Trade Model for the Euro Area,” by Michele Modugno, Antonello D’Agostino, and Chiara Osbat.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 2: Federal Reserve Bank of New York (New York):

www.newyorkfed.org…

NEW: No. 719 “The Rescue of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac,” by W. Scott Frame, Andreas Fuster, Joseph Tracy, and James Vickery.

No. 718 “Gender and Dynamic Agency: Theory and Evidence on the Compensation of Top Executives,” by Stefania Albanesi, Claudia Olivetti, and María Jose Prados.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 3: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania):

www.philadelphiafed.org…

NEW: 15-14 “A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Judicial Foreclosure Delay and a Preliminary Look at New Mortgage Servicing Rules,” by Larry Cordell and Lauren Lambie-Hanson.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

District 8: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Missouri):

research.stlouisfed.org…

NEW: Working Paper 2015-007A “Fertility Shocks and Equilibrium Marriage-Rate Dynamics: Lessons from World War 1 in France,” by John Knowles and Guillaume Vandenbroucke.

Working Paper 2015-006A “The Making of an Economic Superpower?Unlocking China’s Secret of Rapid Industrialization,” by Yi Wen.

Working Paper 2015-005A “Self-Fulfilling Credit Cycles,” by Costas Azariadis, Leo Kaas, and Yi Wen.

March 24, 2015

CSSRR Economics/Health/Sociology–March 24, 2015

Urban Institute: UI has announced several new releases from Mar. 16, 2015-Mar. 24, 2015. Reports are usually in .pdf format. Older new releases can be found by clicking on ‘next page’ at the top right side of the page.

www.urban.org…

CSSRR Sociology–March 24, 2015

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 3:44 pm

Demographic Research Article: “Women’s decision-making autonomy and children’s schooling in rural Mozambique,” by Luciana Luz and Victor Agadjanian (Vol. 32, Article 25, March 2015, .pdf format, p. 775-796).

www.demographic-research.org…

————————————————————————-

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract: “Origins of narcissism in children,” by Eddie Brummelman, Sander Thomaes, Stefanie A. Nelemans, Bram Orobio de Castro, Geertjan Overbeek, and Brad J. Bushman (Vol. 112, No. 12, March 24, 2015, p. 3659–3662).

www.pnas.org…

CSSRR Sociology–March 24, 2015

Filed under: S. Working Papers,Sociology — admin @ 3:43 pm

National Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research [CALDER] Working Paper: “Getting College and Career Ready During State Transition Toward the Common Core State Standards,” by Zeyu Xu and Kennan Cepa (CALDER Working Paper No. 127, March 2015, .pdf format, 31p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.ca…

CSSRR Sociology–March 24, 2015

Filed under: S. Legislation Information,Sociology — admin @ 3:42 pm

US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Hearing Testimony: “The Internet of Things: Exploring the Next Technology Frontier,” a hearing held March 24, 2015 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available in Flash format, running time 1 hour 36 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 11:15 mark.

energycommerce.house.gov…

Older Posts »

Powered by WordPress