# Glossary of government statistical methodology

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This category has names and abbreviations relevant to getting and analyzing economic type data, apart from the methods one might use.

Relevant terms: AFQT, AHEAD, Amos, BHPS, BLS, CEX, CFTC, clustered data, cohort, cointegration, Compustat, Consumer Expenditure Survey, CPI, CPI-U, CPI-W, CPS, CRSP, DataDesk, EconLit, establishment, ExecuComp, FASB, filter, FIPS, Freddie Mac, Gauss, GDP deflator, GSOEP, High School and Beyond, HLM, HRS, HSB, INSEE, IPUMS, JMP, Limdep, ln, log, longitudinal data, M1, March CPS, Matlab, Minitab, MSA, NAICS, NASS, national accounts, natural experiment, NELS, NIPA, NLREG, NLS, NLSY, NLSYW, NORC, OES, plant, poor, poverty, PSID, R, RATS, ridit scoring, S-Plus, SAS, SHAZAM, SIC, SIPP, SLID, SMR, SMSA, Solas, SPSS, SSEP, SSRN, Stata, Statistica, SUDAAN, top-coded, tract, tutorial in Matlab, unemployment, urban ghetto, WesVar, X-11 ARIMA.