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Protection Of Privacy Through Microaggregation

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  • Edgar L. Feige

    (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

  • Harold W. Watts

    (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

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A proposal for maintaining privacy protection in large data bases by the use of partially aggregated data instead of the original individual data. Proper micro aggregation techniques can serve to protect the confidential nature of the individual data with minimumal information loss. Reference:Data base4s, Computers and the Social Sciences, R. Bisco (ed.),Wiley, 1970, pp. 261-272

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Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Econometrics with number 0502001.

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Length: 12 pages
Date of creation: 03 Feb 2005
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Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpem:0502001

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Keywords: Privacy; data protection; micro-aggregation;

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