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AAPOR 2021 Abstracts Due Nov. 13

We're looking for proposals on Data Collection, Measurement and Public Opinion During a Pandemic for AAPOR’s 76th Annual Conference, May 13-16, 2021. Don't miss this opportunity to participate in the premier forum for the exchange of advances in public opinion and survey research.

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Nov 13:  AAPOR 2021 Abstract Submission Deadline


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