Differential Privacy, Race, and the 2020 U.S. Census
Source code and drafts for a final project for SOC 343: Sociology of Race and Racism, Reed College (Spring 2020). The project aims to study the racialized implications of the U.S. Census Bureau's decision to implement differentially private algorithms to privatize population counts for the 2020 U.S. Census.
srcfolder contains source code for downloading
analyze.R, and visualizing
- While the entire source dataset isn't stored in this repository, a small
census_tidy_small.Rda, as well as some summary datasets (in
/summaries/), are stored in the
paperfolder contains TeX code for the final report—the
main.texfile will compile the current paper draft.
The current paper draft is named