Margo Anderson

Distinguished Professor Emerita
 (414) 229-3969
 Holton Hall 315



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. Yale University Press, 2015.
Anderson, Margo J. “Public Management of Big Data: Historical Lessons from the 1940s.” Federal History 15. (2015): 17-34.
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.
Anderson, Margo J., and Greene, Victor, eds. Perspectives on Milwaukee’s Past. University of Illinois Press, 2009.