Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

2017 Young Statisticians Prize, International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS)

Posted: 1/23/2017 (Conference)

To encourage more young statisticians to take an active interest in official statistics, the International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS) is announcing its next annual competition for the best paper in the field of official statistics written by a young statistician. In addition to the monetary prizes, the first place winner will receive travel funds to present the paper at one of the sessions at the 61st World Statistics Congress in Marrakech, Morocco in July 2017.

They encourage submitters to address, and propose solutions to pressing methodological or strategic issues in the area of official statistics at the regional, national or international level. The paper must be ten or fewer pages in length, be submitted in English, and not have been previously presented in a public forum or published. More information is available at the link below.

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Deadline: 02/15/2017