Will Administrative Data Save Government Surveys?

Publisher: Significance, vol. 16, issue 5
Oct 04, 2019
Authors
Jonathan Auerbach, Quentin Brummet, John Czajka, George C. Hough Jr, Eddie Hunsinger, and Joseph Salvo
Government surveys are, in many ways, the foundations of our data‐driven world. But those foundations are under strain. Can administrative data come to the rescue? The authors weigh the pros and cons, and the opportunities and challenges.