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NORC Team Wins 2019 JSM Data Expo in the Professional Category

Press Release

CHICAGO, Aug. 15, 2019 — NORC at the University of Chicago is pleased to congratulate Quentin Brummet, Nola du Toit, Peter Herman, Evan Herring-Nathan, and Edward Mulrow for winning the 2019 Joint Statistical Meetings Data Expo award in the Professional category. Using American Community Survey data and the competition’s main dataset, New York City Housing and Vacancy Survey public use files, the team created a web application to examine the relationships between gentrification and housing characteristics in New York City. The Gentrification and Housing Characteristics in the NYCHVS tool will be featured in VizHub, NORC's Center for Excellence in data visualization and information design, later this fall.

Congratulations Quentin, Nola, Peter, Evan, and Edward for your incredible work!

About NORC at the University of Chicago

NORC at the University of Chicago conducts research and analysis that decision-makers trust. As a nonpartisan research organization and a pioneer in measuring and understanding the world, we have studied almost every aspect of the human experience and every major news event for more than eight decades. Today, we partner with government, corporate, and nonprofit clients around the world to provide the objectivity and expertise necessary to inform the critical decisions facing society.

Contact: For more information, please contact Eric Young at NORC at or (703) 217-6814 (cell).