Margo Anderson

  • Distinguished Professor Emerita, History
  • Affiliated Professor Emerita, Urban Studies


PhD, Rutgers University, 1978

Research Interests

Professor Anderson specializes in urban history, particularly of Milwaukee, and in social and demographic history of the United States.

Selected Publications

Anderson, Margo. The American Census: A Social History, Second Edition New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. 2015.
Anderson, Margo J. “Baker V. Carr, the Census, and the Political and Statistical Geography” Case Western Reserve Law Review 62.4 (2012): 1-24.
Anderson, Margo J., and Seltzer, William . “Federal Statistical Confidentiality and Business Data: Twentieth Century Challenges and Continuing Issues"” Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality 1.1 (2009): 7-52, 55-58.
. Perspectives on Milwaukee's Past Ed. Anderson, Margo J., and Greene, Victor. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press. 2009.