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2011 RDC Annual Conference

September 15-16, 2011
Minneapolis, MN
The RDC Annual Research Conference features research from current or recent Research Data Center (RDC) projects. RDC research uses non-public versions of data from the U.S. Census Bureau, NCHS, AHRQ.  The 2011 RDC Research Conference will include a keynote presentation, concurrent paper sessions, lunch and poster session, and conference dinner.  The conference is hosted by MnRDC and the Minnesota Population Center (MPC) and registration is free.
Registration closed September 8, 2011. Please contact Gina Erickson at rdcadmin@umn.edu if you have any questions.
Research Conference: Thursday, September 15
8:00:  Breakfast and registration (Andersen Atrium)

8:30 – 9:45:  Welcome and Keynote: "The History and Future of Large-Scale Census Data" - Steven Ruggles (120 Andersen)
10:00 – 11:30:  Session 1
    1A. Research on Job Networks Using Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (LEHD) (50 Willey Hall)
    1B. Health and Disability Studies (120 Andersen)
11:30 – 1:00:  Lunch in the Carlson Dining Room (registered participants only)
1:00 – 2:30:  Session 2
    2A. Plants and Prices: Research using Manufacturing and Trade Data (50 Willey)
    2B. Census Methods and Measurement: Research Using the American Community Survey (120 Andersen)
3:00 – 4:30:  Session 3
    3A. Wage Inequality and Turnover Research Using LEHD (50 Willey)
    3B. Studies of Health Insurance Using Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) data (120 Andersen)
 If you have any questions, please email MnRDC administrator Gina Erickson (rdcadmin@umn.edu).