To Sample or Not to Sample? The 2000 Census Controversy

  title={To Sample or Not to Sample? The 2000 Census Controversy},
  author={Margo J. Anderson and Stephen E. Fienberg},
  journal={Journal of Interdisciplinary History},
Controversy and litigation surround the plan to use dual-systems estimation and sampling for the U.S. 2000 census. This article analyzes this conflict in terms of the history and technical development of the census, and attempts to create a basis for its resolution. 
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