Walter Francis Willcox
Willcox, demographer and statistician, founded the statistical research office in the U.S. Census Office, and was a major innovator in demographic analysis and apportionment theory and methodology in the United States.
KeywordsCensus Bureau American Statistical Association Demographic Analysis Birth Registration United States Supreme
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- Grossman, David Michael (1973). Professors and Public Service, 1885–1925: A Chapter in the Professionalization of the Social Sciences. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Washington University, St. Louis.Google Scholar
- For his papers see the Walter Willcox Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.Google Scholar
- Willcox, Walter (1897). The Divorce Problem: A Study in Statistics. Studies in History, Economics and Public Law, Columbia University Press, New York.Google Scholar
- Willcox, Walter (1940). Studies in American Demography. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY.Google Scholar
- Willcox, Walter (1933). Introduction to the Vital Statistics of the United States, 1900 to 1930. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC.Google Scholar