Session 24:
New Methods and Analysis of Spatial Data

Thursday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
San Gabriel A
Lobby Level

Chair: Deborah Balk, Columbia University
Discussant: Glenn D. Deane, University at Albany, State University of New York

  1. Spatial Demography: An Opportunity to Improve Policy Making at Diverse Decision LevelsMarcia C. Castro, University of South Carolina

  2. Small-Area Population Forecasting: A Holistic Theory-Based Spatio-Temporal ApproachGuangqing Chi, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Paul R. Voss, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  3. The Spatial Distribution and Correlates of Poverty: Lessons from Global and Small-Area Scale AnalysesMark R. Montgomery, Population Council; Adam Storeygard, Columbia University

  4. Measuring the Timing and Pace of Fertility Decline in Brazil Using a Bayesian Spatial Estimation ProcedureJoseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin; Renato M. Assuncao, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; Carl P. Schmertmann, Florida State University; Suzana M. Cavenaghi, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)

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