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Memobust - Work Plan

Work Plan for the Memobust Project

This page was last modified on February 20, 2014.

 

Abreviations of project members:

CH – Switzerland
HU – Hungary
IT – Italy
NL – The Netherlands
NO – Norway
PL – Poland
SE – Sweden

 

(*) indicates a module that has not been released yet

 

Introduction

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NL
NL
CH, HU , IT , NO, PL , SE
n/a
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Introduction NL CH, HU , IT ,
NO, PL , SE
Theme

 

General Observations

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Related topic(s):
NL
NL , PL , SE
IT , NL , NO, SE
n/a
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Methods and quality NL Theme
2. Quality and risk management models NL Theme
3. Logging NL Theme
4. Different types of surveys PL IT , NO Theme
5. The European Statistical System NL SE Theme
6. GSBPM SE IT , NL Theme

 

User Needs

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NL
NL
PL
Evaluation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module (*) NL PL Theme

 

Overall Design

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SE
SE
HU , IT
design parts in other topics, e.g. Data Collection and Sample Selection
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module SE HU , IT Theme

 

Repeated Surveys

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
SE
SE
HU , NL
Statistical Registers and Frames, Sample Selection, Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module SE HU , NL Theme

 

Questionnaire Design

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
PL
PL
NL , SE
Data Collection
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module PL NL , SE Theme
2. Electronic questionnaire design PL NL , SE Theme
3. Editing during data collection PL NL , SE Theme
4. Testing the questionnaire PL NL , SE Theme

 

Statistical Registers and Frames

Topic leader:
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Reviewing partner(s):
Related topic(s):
HU
HU
NO
Sample Selection, Data Collection, Response, Micro-Fusion
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module HU NO Theme
2. The populations, frames and units of business surveys HU NO Theme
3. Building and maintaining statistical registers to support business surveys HU NO Theme
4. Survey frames for business surveys HU NO Theme
5. Statistical register and survey frame design HU NO Theme
6. The statistical units and the business register HU NO Theme
7. Quality of statistical registers and frames HU NO Theme

 

Derivation of Statistical Units

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NL
NL
SE
Statistical Registers and Frames, Data Collection
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NL SE Theme

 

Dynamics of the Business Population

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
IT
IT
HU , NL
Statistical Registers and Frames, Derivation of Statistical Units
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Business demography IT HU , NL Theme

 

Sample Selection

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NO
CH, IT , NO, SE
CH, HU , NL , NO
Repeated Surveys, Statistical Registers and Frames, Data Collection, Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NO HU , NL Theme
2. Balanced sampling for multi-way stratification IT HU , NL Method
3. Subsampling for preliminary estimates IT HU , NL Method
4. Sample co-ordination SE CH, NO Theme
5. Sample co-ordination using simple random sampling with permanent random numbers CH NL , NO Method
6. Sample co-ordination using Poisson sampling with permanent random numbers CH NL , NO Method
7. Assigning random numbers when co-ordination of surveys based on different unit types is considered SE CH, NO Method

 

Data Collection

Topic leader:
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Reviewing partner(s):
Related topic(s):
IT
IT , NL , NO, SE
HU , IT , NO, PL , SE
Questionnaire design, Coding
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module IT HU , PL Theme
2. Design of data collection (part 1): Choosing the appropriate data collection method NO IT , SE Theme
3. Design of data collection (part 2): Contact strategies SE IT , NO Theme
4. Mixed mode data collection NL IT , SE Theme
5. Data collection: Techniques and tools IT HU , PL Theme
6. CATI allocation NL HU , IT Theme
7. Collection and use of secondary data NL PL , SE Theme

 

Response

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Related topic(s):
PL
PL
NL , NO
Data Collection, Imputation, Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Response process PL NL , NO Theme
2. Response burden PL NL , NO Theme

 

Micro-Fusion

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
IT
IT , NL
IT , NL
Coding, Weighting and Estimation, Macro Integration, Imputation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module IT NL Theme
2. Object matching (record linkage) NL IT Theme
3. Object identifier matching NL IT Method
4. Unweighted matching of object characteristics NL IT Method
5. Weighted matching of object characteristics NL IT Method
6. Probabilistic record linkage IT NL Theme
7. Fellegi-Sunter and Jaro approach to record linkage IT NL Method
8. Statistical matching IT NL Theme
9. Statistical matching methods IT NL Method
10. Reconciling conflicting data NL IT Method
11. Prorating NL IT Method
12. Minimum adjustment methods NL IT Method
13. Generalised ratio adjustments NL IT Method

 

Coding

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NL
IT , NL
IT , NL
Micro-Fusion
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NL IT Theme
2. How to build the informative base IT NL Theme
3. Manual coding NL IT Method
4. Automatic coding based on pre-coded datasets NL IT Method
5. Automatic coding based on semantic networks NL IT Method
6. Computer-assisted coding NL IT Method
7. Different coding strategies IT NL Theme
8. How to measure the coding quality IT NL Theme

 

Statistical Data Editing

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NL
IT , NL
HU , IT , SE
Imputation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NL IT , SE Theme
2. Deductive editing NL SE Method
3. Selective editing IT SE Theme
4. Automatic editing NL SE Method
5. Manual editing NL SE Method
6. Macro-editing NL SE Theme
7. Editing administrative data IT HU , SE Theme
8. Editing for longitudinal data IT HU , SE Theme

 

Imputation

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NL
IT , NL
NO, SE
Statistical Data Editing, Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NL NO, SE Theme
2. Deductive imputation NL NO Method
3. Model-based imputation NL NO, SE Theme
4. Donor imputation NL NO, SE Theme
5. Imputation for longitudinal data IT NO, SE Theme
6. Little and Su method IT NO, SE Method
7. Imputation under edit constraints NL NO Theme

 

Weighting and Estimation

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
IT
IT , NL , PL , SE
CH, HU , IT , NL , NO, SE
Sample Selection, Statistical Data Editing, Imputation, Quality Aspects, User Needs, Overall Design, Repeated Surveys
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module (*) IT CH, HU , SE Theme
2. Design of estimation SE HU , IT Theme
3. Calibration (*) PL CH, IT Method
4. GREG IT CH, NL Method
5. Outlier treatment (robust estimation) (*) PL CH, HU , IT Theme
6. Preliminary estimation with design-based methods IT NL , NO Method
7. Preliminary estimation with model-based methods IT NL , NO Method
8. Small area estimation IT CH, NL Theme
9. Synthetic estimators for small area estimation (*) PL CH, IT , NL Method
10. Composite estimators for small area estimation (*) PL CH, IT , NL Method
11. EBLUP area level for small area estimation IT CH, NL Method
12. EBLUP unit level for small area estimation IT CH, NL Method
13. Small area estimation methods for time series data IT NL , NO Method
14. Estimation with administrative data NL IT , SE Theme

 

Quality Aspects

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NL
IT , NL
HU , IT , NL , SE
Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Quality of statistics (*) NL HU , IT , SE Theme
2. Revisions of official statistics IT NL , SE Theme

 

Macro Integration

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
NL
NL
IT
Micro-Fusion, Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NL IT Theme
2. RAS method NL IT Method
3. Stone’s method NL IT Method
4. Denton’s method for benchmarking NL IT Method
5. Chow-Lin method for temporal disaggregation NL IT Method
6. Manual integration (*) NL IT Theme
7. Asymmetry problems - European register for multinationals (*) NL IT Theme

 

Seasonal Adjustment

Topic leader:
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Related topic(s):
HU
HU , IT , SE
HU , IT , NO, SE
Weighting and Estimation, Quality Aspects, Macro Integration
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Seasonal adjustment: Introduction and general description IT , HU , SE IT , HU , NO, SE Theme
2. Seasonal adjustment of economic time series IT , SE IT , HU , NO Method
3. Issues on seasonal adjustment HU , SE IT , SE Theme

 

Statistical Disclosure Control

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NL
NL
HU
Dissemination
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module NL HU Theme
2. Statistical disclosure control methods for quantitative tables NL HU Theme

 

Dissemination

Topic leader:
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NL
NL
PL
Overall Design, Weighting and Estimation
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module (*) NL PL Theme

 

Evaluation

Topic leader:
Writing partner(s):
Reviewing partner(s):
Related topic(s):
NL
NL
SE
User Needs, Repeated Surveys
Modules Writing Reviewing Type
1. Main module (*) NL SE Theme