The Children’s Data Network at the University of Southern California, one of AISP’s partner organizations, recently posted a great video explaining what integrated data systems are. Please click below to watch the video. For more information: www.datanetwork.org/about-us/
The Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy recently put out a call for letters of intent for a domestic Randomized Control Trial (RCT). The due date for these letters is February 14, 2014. Applicants will be notified prior to March 21, 2014 if they are invited to submit a full proposal. Three low-cost RCTs will be funded.
UPDATE–New Version of Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM) Subcommittee Working Papers Released
You can access these papers here: http://www.bls.gov/osmr/fcsm_related.htm.
The NY Times recently covered NYC’s Office of Policy and Strategic Planning to describe how they’re able to use public administrative data to address important issues that plague the city. Link to article: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/24/nyregion/mayor-bloombergs-geek-squad.html?emc=eta1