U.S. Census Bureau Research on Record Linkage and Entity Resolution
The Census Bureau (BOC) is soliciting applications from eligible applicants to support research that improves measurement of the U.S. population and economy by identifying, evaluating, and assessing the options to expand the population coverage of a production system for record linkage and entity resolution, and to improve the quality of linkages. This includes procedures for application to populations of humans, households, businesses, and other entities. There are two program priorities under this announcement: (1) Improvement of MethodologyRelated to Record Linkage, Entity Resolution and Evaluation Thereof; and (2) Development andImprovement of the Technology for Entity Resolution and Record Linkage. The two prioritiesshould proceed simultaneously and do not require the recipient to perform both. Please refer toSection I. Program Description under this Notice of Funding Opportunity for more informationregarding each priority.