Session 99:
Race and Identity in the 2000 Census

Friday, May 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Duluth
3rd Floor

Chair: Louis Kincannon, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: William Darity, Jr., Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. Exploring the Consistency of Race Reporting in Census 2000 and the Census Quality SurveyClaudette Bennett, U.S. Census Bureau; Jorge del Pinal, U.S. Census Bureau; Art Cresce, U.S. Census Bureau

  2. New Explorations of Race Reporting for Interracial Couples and Their Children: Census 2000Nicholas A. Jones, U.S. Census Bureau; Amy S. Smith, U.S. Census Bureau

  3. How Intermarried Couples Identify Their Children’s Race in the 2000 CensusZhenchao Qian, Ohio State University

  4. Race and Hispanic Origin for Puerto Rico in Census 2000: An EvaluationMatthew Christenson, U.S. Census Bureau

  5. Changing Racial and Ethnic Classification: A Comparative Study of U.S., British and Indian CensusesRam B. Bhagat, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

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