InformationWeek: A Data-Centric Approach to the US Census

InformationWeek: A Data-Centric Approach to the US Census. “A group of university researchers believes that the data gathered and analyzed by the US Census Bureau can be found in existing sources without sending any forms or people out into the field. Actually, the researchers argue that the government can collect much more data and more timely data using sources like tax returns, state websites, even Google search data.” This gives me a slight case of the eeks. Okay, a BIG case of the eeks.

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