Improving Federal Economic Statistics (Phase III)

October 01, 2010

Funding: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Performance period: October 1, 2010 through December 31, 2011

Summary: This project aimed to support improvements in the availability, quality, and accessibility of federal economic statistics used by policymakers and researchers. Written project products include congressional testimony, presentations, articles, and letter recommendations to government officials in response to calls for comments published in the Federal Register.

Web Articles  

"The Federal Role in Encouraging Innovation: The "I's" Have It," Innovation Policy Blog, December 17, 2010.

"Putting America to Work: The Essential Role of Federal Labor Market Statistics," AMSTAT News, American Statistical Association, March 1, 2011. 

“The Quality of Economic Statistics is About to Erode,” Policy Forum Blog, the Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship, September 19, 2011. 

"Say Goodbye to the Survey of Business Owners?," Policy Forum Blog, the Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship, September 26, 2011.

"U.S. Cluster Analyses, Circa 1900 and 1909," Innovation Policy Blog, November 2, 2011.