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September 24, 2020

Fred Conrad awarded a cooperative agreement from U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau announced the award of three cooperative agreements as part of an expanded effort by the Census Bureau to use its Cooperative Agreement Authority to enter into partnership with leading experts in academia and other research settings in order to produce innovative work, and to ensure that they remain the leading source of quality data about the nation’s people and economy.

Fred Conrad and Michael Schober (New School) were awarded a cooperative agreement to develop new analytic strategies to maximize the utility of social media data to monitor attitudinal trends related to statistical information produced by government agencies and other organizations.