Session 138:
Innovative Techniques in Data Collection and Analysis

Saturday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Room 403
Level 4

Chair: William M. Mason, University of California, Los Angeles
Discussant: Barthelemy D. Kuate, Université de Montréal

  1. Does Audio-Casi Improve Reports of Risk Behavior? Evidence from a Randomized Field Trial among Male Youth in Urban IndiaRukmini Potdar, Population Services International (PSI)

  2. Improving the Quality and Lowering Costs of Household Survey Data Using Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs): An Application for Costa RicaLuis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; Jeisson Hidalgo, Universidad de Costa Rica; Daniel Antich, Universidad de Costa Rica

  3. Lessons from a Pilot Study for a National Probability Sample Survey of Chinese Adults Focusing on Internal MigrationDonald J. Treiman, University of California, Los Angeles; Yi Pan, University of California, Los Angeles; Yaqiang Qi, University of California, Los Angeles; Shige Song, Institute of Sociology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

  4. Sample Vital Registration with Verbal Autopsy: A New Approach for Collecting Mortality DataVictoria Velkoff, U.S. Census Bureau; Philip W. Setel, MEASURE Evaluation

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