Appendix 6.2 - Professional Papers by ABS Officers
ABS officers prepared the following professional papers, which were presented or published between 1 July 2006 and 30 June 2007:
Alec Bamber. Reviewing the Australian Standard Geographical Classification. Presented at the Spatial Sciences Institute International Biennial Conference 2007, Hobart, 14-18 May 2007.
Merry Branson. The Australian experience in developing an established house price index. Presented at the OECD-IMF Workshop on Real Estate Price Indexes, Paris, 6-7 November 2006.
Peter Comisari. Issues paper: Depletion in the System of Environmental-Economic Accounts - narrowing down the options. Presented at the 11th meeting of the United Nations London Group on Environmental and Economic Accounting, Johannesburg, 16-30 March 2007.
Elisabeth Davis and Horst Posselt. New ABS developments in measuring social capital. Presented at the Academy of Social Sciences Australia, University of Queensland Workshop, Brisbane, 19-21 July 2006.
Todd Evans. International statistical training - how both large and small organisations can benefit from international cooperation. Presented at the 7th International Conference on Teaching Statistics, Salvador, 2-7 July 2006.
Mano Georgopoulos. Presentation of statistical information on the ABS web site. Presented at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, Work Session on Statistical Dissemination and Communication, Washington DC, 12-14 September 2006.
Dina Neiger and Matt Ashton. Towards using paradata to evaluate the efficacy of follow-up in ABS business surveys - work in progress. Presented at the Statistical Data Collection Seminar, Sydney, 20-24 November 2006.
Gillian Nicoll. Australian experiences with a single collection of financial sector data for statistical, regulatory, and monetary purposes. Presented at the Conference on Data Collection by Central Banks, Amsterdam, 30 November-1 December 2006.
Allan Nicholls. Production of small area data from the 2005-06 Australian Agricultural Census. Presented at the 21st Session of the Asia and Pacific Commission on Agricultural Statistics, Phuket, 11-15 September 2006.
Nick Nicolopoulos, Peter Damcevski, Jill Tomlinson and Roger Lye. Emergency Management Information Development Plan. Published in the Australian Journal for Emergency Management, volume 22, May 2007.
Tara Pritchard and Maryann Wood. A response to Daking and Dodds. Published in the Health Information Management Journal, volume 36, no. 2, June 2007.
Paul Roberts. Estimates of industry level multifactor productivity in Australia: measurement initiatives and issues. Presented at the OECD Productivity Measurement Workshop, Berne, 16-18 October 2006.
Sean Thompson. Improving the provider experience: the vision for multi-modal data collection in Australia. Presented at the Joint Statistical Meeting, Seattle, August 2006.
Rebecca Thomson, Peter Comisari and Michael Vardon. An Experimental Monetary Water Account for Australia, 2003–04. Presented at the 11th meeting of the United Nations London Group on Environmental and Economic Accounting, Johannesburg, 16-30 March 2007.
Dennis Trewin. An alternative framework for measuring wellbeing. Presented at the Conference of European Statisticians Bureau Meeting, Washington DC, 19-20 October 2006.
Dennis Trewin. 100 years of statistics. Published as part of the Sir Roland Wilson Series of Lectures, Canberra, 26 July 2006.
Bernard Williams. Recent merchandise trade developments in Australia. Presented at the International Trade Statistics Conference #3, Statistics New Zealand, Christchurch, 16-20 October 2006.
Maryann Wood and Tara Pritchard. Australian mortality coding: history, benefits and future directions. Published in the Health Information Management Journal, volume 35, no. 3, November 2006.
Xichuan (Mark) Zhang and Anna Poskitt. An Auto Regressive Integrated Moving Average model based approach to estimate evolving trading-day effect. Presented at the Joint Statistical Meeting, Seattle, August 2006.