Session 60:
Measurement of Race and Ethnicity

Thursday, March 30
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Santa Barbara A
Lobby Level

Chair: Reynolds Farley, University of Michigan
Discussant: Nicholas A. Jones, U.S. Census Bureau

  1. Measuring Ethnicity in New Zealand: Developing Tools for Social AnalysisPaul Callister, Victoria University of Wellington; Robert Didham, Statistics New Zealand; Deborah M Potter, Statistics New Zealand

  2. Preferences, Race and Place: The Geography of a Monochrome SocietyWilliam A.V. Clark, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Inheriting Race: The Classification of U.S. Newborns in the ECLS-BMarcel Paret, University of California, Berkeley; Aliya Saperstein, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Bridging the Gap between the Old and New Race Categories: Comparing Population Estimates Prepared Using Two Different Sets of Bridging FactorsAmy S. Smith, U.S. Census Bureau; Deborah D Ingram, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

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