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We need to free the data - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Nov 16, 2015

Why can’t New Zealand public data be as publicly available as American data? Here’s a snip from my column from interest.co.nz: Academics in New Zealand wanting to use individual-level publicly collected data to look at questions of public policy interest have two basic options. They can request a Confidentialised Unit Record File from Statistics New Zealand for the Census … Read More