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What does NLSY stand for?

NLSY stands for National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (USA)

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Kosteas uses survey data from the 1998 and 2000 rounds of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 (NLSY79).
Tumin conducted the study with Zhenchao Qian, a professor of sociology at Ohio State, and it involved 7,272 people from across the country who participated in the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 (NLSY79), and who were married at some point.
The paper presents data from a National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY97) to explore the "lifetime prevalence" or the percentage of youth who ever run away from home, number of runaway episodes and the age at which they first run away.
Department of Labor-one from 1979 known as the Child-Young Adult National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, and another known as the 1997 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth-to estimate the effects of television fast-food restaurant advertising on children and adolescents with respect to being overweight.