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  • Now Accepting Applications for the Emerging Technology Fellowship

     xD at the U.S. Census Bureau is now accepting applications for the Emerging Technology Fellowship – a fellowship for individuals with expertise in emerging data technology trends to drive innovation at the Census Bureau and other federal agencies. We’re looking for experts in data science, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), technical project management, data policy and […]

  • OPPORTUNITY for Pre- or Post-Doc Economics Researcher

    Join the Technology & PolicyResearch Initiative (TPRI) at Boston University in a leading-edge project on investments in R&D, software, and advertising using confidential microdata at the US Census. The position involves collaborating with James Bessen, Leo Sveikauskas (BLS), and other scholars on why relatively few firms invest in these intangibles, what that means for productivity and economic […]

  • The Federal Economic Statistics Committee Is Recruiting New Members

    Are you a user of Federal Economic Statistics? Do you want to: Recommend  research to address important technical problems arising in federal economic statistics? Identify areas in which better coordination of the agencies’ activities would be beneficial? Explore ways to enhance the agencies’ economic indicators to make them timelier, more accurate, and more specific to […]

  • Celebration of Life for Dr. Mark Fossett

    A celebration of Mark’s life will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2023 at Hillier of College Station at 11:00 AM, followed by a lunch reception at Blackwater Draw Brewing in Bryan. In honor of Mark’s love of the coast and distaste for formalwear, guests are requested to don Hawaiian shirts and/or summer wear for […]

  • CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Statistics of Income – Joint Statistical Research Program

    Through its Joint Statistical Research Program (JSRP), Statistics of Income (SOI) seeks to enable the use of tax microdata by qualified researchers outside the Federal government. Such research can provide new insights and advance the understanding of the ways that existing tax policies affect individuals, businesses, and the economy. It can also provide a new […]

  • CALL FOR PAPERS: Advancing Research on Race, Ethnicity and Inequality / A Virtual Workshop Hosted by the U.S. Census Bureau / November 14-15, 2023

    The U.S. Census Bureau has recently launched an initiative to advance research on race, ethnicity and inequality by 1) enhancing data access for researchers from underserved racial and ethnic communities and increasing engagement with these researchers, 2) improving methods and data products related to racial and ethnic inequities and measurement, and 3) building a community […]

  • Doctoral Candidates Sought for the Center for Economic Studies (CES) Dissertation Mentorship Program

    The Center for Economic Studies (CES) wants to assist doctoral candidates who are actively engaged in dissertation research in economics, sociology, demography, or a related field using Census Bureau microdata at a Research Data Center. Program participants receive two principal benefits: One or more researchers are assigned as mentors and advise the participant on the […]

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    June 28th Presentation: “Long Term Own and Dynamic Complementary Effects of the WIC Program”

    Please join us  June 28th at 1:00 PM EST for the next installment of the FSRDC Presentation Series. Anna Malinovskaya of Cornell University will present her research titled, “Long Term Own and Dynamic Complementary Effects of the WIC program.” Abstract: The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) has been in effect since the 1970s. In […]

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    CALL FOR PAPERS: 2023 FSRDC Annual Research Conference

    The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System will host the 2023 Federal Statistical Research Data Center (FSRDC) Annual Research Conference on Friday, September 22, 2023. The Federal Reserve Board invites proposals to present papers at the 2023 FSRDC Annual Research Conference. The conference will be a day of concurrent paper sessions and a […]

  • Third Biennial IRS/Census Workshop on Income Measurement 

    April 26, 2023 Virtual Workshop Hosted by IRS and U.S. Census Bureau Please save the date for our Third Biennial IRS/Census Workshop on Income Measurement. This one-day virtual workshop will highlight research related to income measurement. It will feature sessions on self-employment income, income tax filing behavior, low-income populations, and measurement error. This year’s keynote […]