2007

Data Quality and Record Linkage Techniques

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ISBN: 978-0-387-69502-0 (Print) 978-0-387-69505-1 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-3

      Introduction

  2. Data Quality: What It is, Why It is Important, and How to Achieve It

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-15

      What is Data Quality and Why Should We Care?

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      Pages 17-27

      Examples of Entities Using Data\break to their Advantage/Disadvantage

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      Pages 29-35

      Properties of Data Quality and Metrics for Measuring It

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      Pages 37-48

      Basic Data Quality Tools

  3. Specialized Tools for Database Improvement

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Pages 51-60

      Mathematical Preliminaries for Specialized Data Quality Techniques

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      Pages 61-80

      Automatic Editing and Imputation of Sample Survey Data

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      Pages 81-92

      Record Linkage – Methodology

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      Pages 93-106

      Estimating the Parameters of the Fellegi–Sunter Record Linkage Model

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      Pages 107-114

      Standardization and Parsing

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      Pages 115-121

      Phonetic Coding Systems for Names

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      Pages 123-130

      Blocking

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      Pages 131-135

      String Comparator Metrics for Typographical Error

  4. Record Linkage Case Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-149

      Duplicate FHA Single-Family Mortgage Records

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      Pages 151-158

      Record Linkage Case Studies in the Medical, Biomedical, and Highway Safety Areas

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      Pages 159-168

      Constructing List Frames and Administrative Lists

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      Pages 169-177

      Social Security and Related Topics

  5. Other Topics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Pages 181-199

      Confidentiality: Maximizing Access to Micro-data while Protecting Privacy

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      Pages 201-207

      Review of Record Linkage Software

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      Pages 209-210

      Summary Chapter