The 24th Annual Morris Hansen Lecture will be held on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015, with the lecture commencing at 3:30 p.m. in the USDA’s Jefferson Auditorium. A small reception on USDA’s Whitten Patio will follow the lecture.
We are honored to have Professor Danny Pfeffermann, Director of Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics, as our keynote speaker. The title of the lecture is “Methodological Issues and Challenges in the Production of Official Statistics.” There will be two discussants of Danny’s lecture – Professor Larry Brown of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and John Eltinge, Associate Commissioner for the Office of Survey Methods Research at BLS.
So, please save this special event on your calendar, and look for more information as details are finalized.