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Martin R. Frankel

Jonathan EngelMartin R. Frankel is professor of statistics in the Zicklin School of Business, and a professor and sampling statistician for Baruch College Survey Research at the School of Public Affairs.

He is available to comment on the following topics:

- Aspects of survey research, including sample design, sample selection, sample weighting and sample variance computation
- The use of statistical surveys and general statistics methods in certain cases involving public, education and health policy

A fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA), Professor Frankel served as Chairman of the ASA’s Section on Survey Research Methods as well as the association’s Advisory Committee to the U.S. Census. In addition, he was Chair of the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPR) Standards Committee.

Professor Frankel has played a role in sample selection, design and weighting for large scale sample surveys including High School and Beyond (HSB), National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY), National Education Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS88) and HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study (HCSUS). He has also testified as a statistics expert in several state and federal court cases, and before the Interstate Commerce Commission and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Professor Frankel has written more than 50 journal articles, three books on aspects of survey research, as well as book chapters in The Handbook of Marketing Research, and The Handbook of Survey Research.

Professor Frankel earned a B.A. in Mathematics from The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, an A.B. in Mathematical Statistics and a PhD in Mathematical Sociology, both from The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

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