Faculty director, Nora Cate Schaeffer, selected as a member of the Panel on the Future of Social Science Data Collection of the National Research Council’s Committee on national Statistics

UWSC faculty director, Nora Cate Schaeffer, is one of a panel of experts under the National Research Council’s Committee on National Statistics (CNSTAT) to participate in developing a research agenda for addressing issues related to the deterioration in social science data stemming from the general decline in survey response by individuals and households. The panel will consider what is known about the causes and consequences of increasing nonresponse, the current state of survey methodology, and methods designed to improve response for surveys in the government, academic, and private sectors.

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