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#### Sampling Methods

Springer New York 2006; US$ 109.00Originally published in French, this book contains 116 exercises demonstrating sampling methods solved in detail. The exercises are grouped into chapters and are preceded by a brief theoretical review specifying the notation and the principal results that are useful for understanding the solutions. Some exercises develop the theoretical aspects of... more...

#### Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Sample Surveys

CRC Press 2012; US$ 87.95Introduction Nature and role of sample surveys Sample designs Survey data, estimation and analysis Why analysts of survey data should be interested in maximum likelihood estimation Why statisticians should be interested in the analysis of survey data A sample survey example Maximum likelihood estimation for infinite populations Bibliographic notes... more...

#### Randomized Response and Indirect Questioning Techniques in Surveys

CRC Press 2010; US$ 115.95The book compiles the important mathematical contributions in the area of RR ? readers interested in a summary of the statistical advances on RR will certainly find this book to be a good resource. ? It is a well-written and edited book and I congratulate the author for his work. ?Mariano Ruiz Espejo, Biometrics , December 2012 more...

#### Network and Adaptive Sampling

CRC Press 2014; US$ 79.95Introduction. Certain Common Methods of Sampling Finite Populations and Estimation Procedures: Prerequisite for Network and Adaptive Sampling. A Plea for Network Sampling: Theory and Applications. Need for Adaptive Sampling: Relevant Theory of Unbiased Estimator. Adaptive and Network Sampling in Tandem. Applications and Case Studies. more...

#### Indirect Questioning in Sample Surveys

Springer 2013; US$ 109.00Indirect questioning is a crucial topic in surveys of human populations. When the issue is about a stigmatizing characteristic (for example about illegal drug use), standard survey methodologies are destined to fail because, as expected, people are not willing to reveal incriminating information or information violating their privacy. Indirect... more...

#### Survey Sampling

CRC Press 2005; US$ 121.95Foreword Preface to the Second Edition Preface to the First Edition ESTIMATION IN FINITE POPULATIONS: A UNIFIED THEORY Introduction Elementary Definitions Design-Based Inference Sampling Schemes Controlled Sampling STRATEGIES DEPENDING ON AUXILIARY VARIABLES Representative Strategies Examples of Representative Strategies Estimation of the... more...

#### Statistical Matching

Wiley 2006; US$ 128.00"Those interested in statistical matching will find this book very useful." ( Technometrics , August 2007) "My compliments to the authors for making these (seemingly) arcane ideas available to a whole new generation of statisticians and economists." ( Journal of the American Statistical Association , September 2007) more...

#### Sample Size Methodology

Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95One of the most important problems in designing an experiment or a survey is sample size determination and this book presents the currently available methodology. It includes both random sampling from standard probability distributions and from finite populations. Also discussed is sample size determination for estimating parameters in a Bayesian setting... more...

#### Sampling Statistics

Wiley 2011; US$ 135.00WAYNE A. FULLER, PhD, is Distinguished Professor Emeritus in the Departments of Statistics and Economics at Iowa State University. He has previously served as principal investigator on research agreements with the U.S. Census Bureau, the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the National Agricultural Statistics Service, and the Bureau of Labor... more...