2017 IAOS Young Statistician Prize Results

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2017  IAOS Young Statistician Prize Results


The IAOS is pleased to announce that the international Selection Committee has completed its review and rating of the papers submitted for the 2017 IAOS Prize for Young Statisticians. The Selection Committee was favorably impressed by the general quality of the papers submitted and judging them was a demanding process.


The IAOS would like to express gratitude to the Selection Committee members for their considerable contribution.


The results of the 2017 IAOS Prize for Young Statisticians are as follows:


First Prize: The Dissemination Game: How to communicate official statistics to non-expert users by: Hannah Thomas (United Kingdom)

Second Prize: Telematics Data for Official Statistics: An Experience with Big Data by: Nicholas Husek (Australia)

Third Prize: Improving Seasonal Adjustment by Accounting for Sample Error Correlation Using State Space Models by: Andreas Mayer (Australia)


The IAOS congratulates the winners and commends all the candidates for the effort that went into preparing their papers. 

Abstracts can be accessed by through the links above.