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    • NSF grant and new technology help CU-led project mine census data 

      Myers, Linda (Cornell Chronicle, 2000-03-09)
      A gold mine of information collected by the U.S. Bureau of the Census but previously inaccessible to researchers could be used to tackle a range of social issues, according to John M. Abowd, professor of labor economics ...
    • Named Professorships 

      Unknown author (Cornell Chronicle, 2002-03-14)
      John M. Abowd, professor of labor economics in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations and director of the Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research (CISER), was named the Edmund Ezra Day Professor of Industrial ...
    • CU-led consortium will test new confidential methods to mine census data 

      Steele, Bill (Cornell Chronicle, 2004-10-07)
      With modern computing power, data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the Internal Revenue Service, law enforcement agencies and other branches of government can be combined to answer important public policy questions. The trick ...
    • Professor Promotes Student Use of Peer-Reviewed Papers 

      Carlson, Scott (Chronicle of Higher Education, 2003-03-07)
      A report released last month shows that students in a course at Cornell University have generally used fewer scholarly materials in their library research in the past six years. But the professor who teaches the course ...
    • NSF grant opens gateway to vast computing resources 

      Catt, Mary (Cornell Chronicle, 2009-07-27)
      A new National Science Foundation grant awarded to two ILR School researchers will create a Social Science Gateway to TeraGrid -- the NSF's national supercomputing infrastructure.