Research Papers

 
Government statistics, to appear in The International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes, eds. Oxford: Pergamon Press, 2001.
Policy information, to appear in The International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral
Sciences, Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes, eds. Oxford: Pergamon Press, 2001.

Understanding and evaluating statistical evidence in litigation, with Stephen E. Fienberg and Samuel Krislov, Jurimetrics, Vol. 36 (1995), pp. 1-32.

The Committee on National Statistics:  Fostering interactions between statisticians in academia and government, with Stephen E. Fienberg and Margaret E. Martin, President's invited address, International Statistical Institute, Florence, 1993, International Statistical Review, Vol. 63 (1995), No. 3, pp. 257-269.
What is statistical statesmanship?  Proceedings of the Government Section of the American Statistical Association, 1994, pp. 11-12.
Fostering interactions between statisticians in academia and government, with Stephen E. Fienberg and Margaret E. Martin, Chance, Vol. 6, No. 4, 1993, pp. 44-47.
Report of the Panel on Confidentiality and Data Access, with George T. Duncan, Virginia A. de Wolf, and Thomas B. Jabine, Journal of Official Statistics, Vol 9, 1993, pp. 271-274.
Statistical evidence in the U.S. courts: An appraisal, with Stephen E. Fienberg, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Vol. 154, 1991, pp. 49-59.
Who owns what in research data?, in Ethics and Policy in Scientific Publication, Council of Biology Editors, Inc., Bethesda, Md., 1990, pp. 130-137.
Statistics, expert witnesses, and the courts, with Stephen E. Fienberg and Samuel Krislov, Chance: New Directions for Statistics and Computing, Vol. 1, No. 4, 1988, pp. 32-37.
Statistical assessments as evidence, with Stephen E. Fienberg, invited paper presented before the Royal Statistical Society, May 1982, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A, Vol. 145, 1983, pp. 410-421; discussion on pp. 426-438.
Risk Assessment in Environmental Decision Making, Proceedings of the Sixth Symposium on Statistics and the Environment, The American Statistician, Vol. 36, 1982, pp. 222-224.
The Committee on National Statistics: 10 years later, with Margaret E. Martin and Edwin D. Goldfield, The American Statistician, Vol. 36, 1982, pp. 103-108.  A revised version in French appears in Courrier des Statistiques, No. 25, January 1983, pp. 17-20.
Lexical storage and retrieval:  A developing skill?, with Jean Aitchison, Linguistics, Vol. 19, 1981, pp. 751-795.  Reprinted in Cutler, Anne, ed., Slips of the Tongue and Language Production, New York:  Mouton, 1982, pp. 197-241.
Report of the meeting of a panel to review the statistical methodology of the report, Public and Private Schools, Committee on National Statistics, National Academy of Sciences, September 1981.
Revenue allocation by regression:  National Health Service appropriations for teaching hospitals, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A, Vol. 144, 1981, pp.  80-84.
Ultraviolet radiation as a cause of cancer, with E. L. Scott, Origins of Human Cancer, Book A:  Incidence of Cancer in Humans, H. H. Hiatt, J. D.  Watson, and J. A. Winsten, eds., Vol. 4, Cold Spring Harbor Conferences on Cell Proliferation, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1977, pp. 529-546.
Estimates of increases in skin cancer due to increases in ultraviolet radiation caused by reducing stratospheric ozone, with E. L. Scott, report of the Panel to Review Statistics on Skin Cancer, in Environmental Impact of Stratospheric Flight, Washington, D.C.:  National Academy of Sciences, 1975, pp. 175-221.
Students and their opinions: The Golden Gate Law Reviews's high school legal education project, with Morton S. Tenenberg, Golden Gate Law Review, Vol. 2, 1972, pp. 75-154.
Weak convergence of stochastic processes with several parameters, Proceedings of the Sixth Berkeley Symposium on Mathematical Statistics and Probability, University of California Press, Vol. 2, 1972, pp. 187-221.

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