Session 42:
Measurement Issues in Race/Ethnicity

Thursday, March 29
1:30 PM - 3:15 PM
7th floor

Chair: Ann Morning, New York University
Discussant: Tahu Kukutai, Stanford University

  1. The Sources of the Racial and Ethnic Composition of the American Population: Past, Present, and FutureCharles Hirschman, University of Washington; Anthony D. Perez, University of Washington

  2. The Many Dimensions of Race: A Latent Variable Approach for Quantitative ResearchAliya Saperstein, University of California, Berkeley

  3. Determinants of Race Reporting by Hispanics in a National Health SurveyJacqueline W. Lucas, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Elizabeth Arias, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  4. Rethinking U.S. Census Racial and Ethnic CategoriesSharon M. Lee, University of Victoria; Sonya Tafoya, Judicial Council of California

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