Workshop on Microsimulation Models for Surveys

Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 8:00am to Friday, April 8, 2011 - 4:59pm



The workshop will be held at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Conference Center in Washington, DC on April 7, 2011.




Bor-Chung Chen: Overview of Simulation Models and a Simulation Model for NHIS Field Operations and Cost Estimates

Carolyn Rutter: Simulation Models to Inform Health Policy: Colorectal Cancer Screening

Michael Hidiroglou, Francois Laflamme: Microsimulating and Optimizing CATI Call Scheduling

Georgiy Bobashev: Standard Errors and Uncertainty in Agent-based Models

Jeffrey Gonzalez and John Eltinge: Some Cost-Modeling Topics for Prospective Redesign of the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Surveys

Ben Klemens: Modeling Surveys


Dynamic Microsimulation Models for Health Outcomes : A Review
Carolyn M. Rutter, Alan M. Zaslavsky and Eric J. Feuer

An Evidence-Based Microsimulation Model for Colorectal Cancer: Validation and Application
Carolyn M. Rutter and James E. Savarino

Bayesian Calibration of Microsimulation Models
Carolyn M. Rutter, Diana L. Miglioretti, James E. Savarino

Modelling and Simulation of Survey Collection Using Paradata
Kristen Couture, Yvés Belanger, Elisabeth Neusy

Uncertainty and Inference in Agent-based Models
Georgiy V. Bobashev and Robert J. Morris

Simulation Model of Field Operations in Surveys
Bor-Chung Chen

Use of Paradata to Develop a Framework for Predicting Cost and Statistical Outcomes of Changing Follow-Up Procedures: Case Studies in ABS Business and Household Surveys
Australian Bureau of Statistics

LTP Proposal - Interviewer Scheduling Tools


Use of Paradata to Improve Survey Operations for Household and Business Surveys
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Microsimulation Collection Project
Kristen Couture, Yvés Belanger, Elisabeth Neusy, Marcelle Tremblay

Microsimulation of Survey Collection
Yvés Belanger, Kirsten Couture

Microsimulation: An Update
Yvés Belanger, Kristen Couture, Elisabeth Neusy

Modeling and Simulation of Survey Collection Using Paradata
Kristen Couture, Yvés Belanger and Elisabeth Neusy

Cost-Efficient Framework for Data Collection for CATI Surveys
François Laflamme

Event Type


Washington, DC
United States