Allan F.; Morrison, Peter A.; Bolton, Nancy M. Surname
analysis for estimating local concentration of Hispanics and
Asians. RAND Paper, No. P-7844, 1993. 25 pp. RAND: Santa Monica,
California. In Eng.
The authors review existing state-of-the-art techniques for identifying persons of Hispanic or Asian origin in the United States based on the analysis of surnames distinctive to each group.
This is a revised version of a paper presented at the 1993 Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America.
Correspondence: RAND, 1700 Main Street, P.O. Box 2138, Santa Monica, CA 90407-2138. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).
Alejandro. The nature of the preceding birth
technique. [La naturaleza del metodo del hijo previo.] Notas de
Poblacion, Vol. 21, No. 57, Jun 1993. 9-57 pp. Santiago, Chile. In Spa.
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The author applies the preceding birth technique of infant mortality estimation to World Fertility Survey birth history data from a number of developing countries.
Correspondence: A. Aguirre, United Nations Childrens Fund, Mexico City, DF, Mexico. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).