Semināra "Telpiskās un citas eksperimentālās statistikas jaunākās metodes" prezentācijas un ieraksts


General introduction to currently available small area estimations and other experimental statistics based on symbiosis of survey and administrative data. The seminar also aims to discuss future research methods and facilitate use of experimental statistics for public policy analysis and decision making.

Moderated by Pauls Raudseps.

April 3, Advanced Methods for Small Area Estimation
Public Policy Analysis Session. Working language: English

3.aprīļa video ieraksts (video recording of the 3rd April) 


13:00 – 13:10

Welcome addresses by the World Bank and the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia

João Pedro Azevedo, World Bank

Mrs. Aija Žīgure, President, Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia


13:10 – 14:30

Using Poverty Mapping to Inform Policy Design, Monitoring and Evaluations.

Possibilities for the Latvia Poverty Mapping.

João Pedro Azevedo, World Bank


Questions and answers


14: 30 – 15:00

Estimation and Preliminary Results of Poverty Mapping for Latvia

Mārtiņš Liberts, Central Statistical Bureau


Questions and answers



15:30 –16:20

Tying benefits to earnings when informality is prevalent

Anna Zasova, researcher, BICEPS (Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies)

Questions and answers



16:20 –16:30

GeoSpatial and administrative data for research purposes

Uldis Ainārs, Central Statistical Bureau


16:30 –17:00


Use of experimental statistics for evidence based policy

New data sources for spatial and other experimental statistics



April 4

13:00 – 14:30

Methodology and Results from the Latvia Poverty Mapping.

Methodological aspects of small area estimation

William Hutchins Seitz, World Bank

Questions and answers


15.00 – 17: 00

Geocoding Population census 2000. Lessons learned.

Dāvis Kļaviņš, Central Statistical Bureau


Questions and answers.