Westat researchers publish on a wide array of topics that further our understanding of the field and focus on improving lives through research. Selected publications that communicate our findings, including books, peer-reviewed articles and technical reports, conference proceedings, and more are presented here.


Tourangeau R., Presser S., and Sun H. (2014).

The impact of partisan sponsorship on political surveys.

Stinchcomb D.G., Boscoe F.P., Johnson C.J., Sherman R.L., Lin G., and Henry R.A. (2014).

The relationship between area poverty rate and site-specific cancer incidence in the United States.

Fay R.E. (2014).

The sample overlap problem for systematic sampling.

Marker D.A. (2014).

The statistical role in voter identification (ID) laws.

Merikangas K.R., Zhang J., Emsellem H., Swanson S., Vgontzas A., Belouad F., Blank M.M, Chen W., Einen M., He J.P., Heaton L.L., Nakamura E., Rooholamini S., and Mignot E. (2014).

The Structured Diagnostic Interview for Sleep Patterns and Disorders: Rationale and initial evaluation.

Nooney J., Glos M., and White K. (2014).

The U.S. nursing workforce: Trends in supply and education – Results in brief.

Belzer M.E., Clark L.F., Olson J., Kahana S.Y., Sarr M., Thornton S., Naar-King S., and Gaur A.H. (2014).

The use of cell phone support for non-adherent HIV-infected youth and young adults: An initial randomized and controlled intervention trial.

Robinson E., Huey R., De Leonardis D., and Atkins R. (2014).

Threshold effects of speed-monitoring devices on the speeding behavior of drivers.

Dougherty R.H., Lyman D.R., George P., Ghose S.S., Daniels A.S., Delphin-Rittmon M.E., de Arellano M.A., Jobe-Shields L., and Huang L. (2014).

Trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy for children and adolescents: Assessing the evidence.

Burke-Garcia A. and Scally G. (2014).

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