Journal of Economic and Social Measurement
ISSN: 0747-9662
Volume 36; 4 issues
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Status Report: Last issue (volume 35:3-4) online on 04 January 2011
Next issue (volume 36:1-2) scheduled for September 2011

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Dr. Charles G. Renfro
Journal of Economic and Social Measurement
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D.J. Aigner
University of California

T. Martinez Aguado
University of Castilla-La Mancha

M. David
University of Wisconsin

I.S. Francis
Deming Centre International

D.F. Hendry
University of Oxford

C.C. Holt
University of Texas

L.R. Klein
University of Pennsylvania

R.C. Rockwell
University of Michigan

J. Triplett
The Brookings Institution

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The Journal of Economic and Social Measurement (JESM) is a quarterly journal that is concerned with the investigation of all aspects of production, distribution and use of economic and other societal statistical data, and with the use of computers in that context.

JESM publishes articles that consider the statistical methodology of economic and social science measurements. It is concerned with the methods and problems of data distribution, including the design and implementation of data base systems and, more generally, computer software and hardware for distributing and accessing statistical data files. Its focus on computer software also includes the valuation of algorithms and their implementation, assessing the degree to which particular algorithms may yield more or less accurate computed results.

It addresses the technical and even legal problems of the collection and use of data, legislation and administrative actions affecting government produced or distributed data files, and similar topics.

The journal serves as a forum for the exchange of information and views between data producers and users. In addition, it considers the various uses to which statistical data may be put, particularly to the degree that these uses illustrate or affect the properties of the data.

The data considered in JESM are usually economic or social, as mentioned, but this is not a requirement; the editorial policies of JESM do not place a priori restrictions upon the data that might be considered within individual articles. Furthermore, there are no limitations concerning the source of the data.
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