Harmonization 2017 Volume 3 Issue 2

Harmonization Newsletter Fall 2017 Volume 3, Issue 2

Articles in this issue…

Generations & Gender Survey:  The Integration of Administrative Data and Survey Data by Tom Emery, Manager of the Generations and Gender Programme

Measuring Perceptions: Comparability of Corruption Items in Cross-national Surveys by Ilona Wysmułek, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences

On the Relationship between Two Harmonized Measures of Education in the SDR Dataset by Marta Kołczyńska (IFiS PAN), Irina Tomescu-Dubrow (IFiS PAN), and Kazimierz M. Slomczynski (Cross-national Studies: Interdisciplinary Research and Training program, CONSIRT)

Plus, we have news of two grants won by members of the Harmonization Project. The US National Science Foundation awarded co-PIs Kazimierz M. Slomczynski, Irina Tomescu-Dubrow and J. Craig Jenkins 1.4 million USD for four years to further research on Survey Data Recycling. Meanwhile, Joshua K. Dubrow was awarded 764,000 PLN for three years by Poland’s National Science Centre for a project on political and economic inequality in cross-national perspective, featuring the SDR dataset.