We are pleased to present Vol. 1, Issue 2 of the Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality. This special issue, compiled and guest edited by Alan F. Karr, Satkartar Kinney, and Joe Fred Gonzalez, draws from papers presented at a workshop in May 2008, "Data Confidentiality: The Next Five Years", co-sponsored by the National Center for Health Statistics/CDC (NCHS) and the National Institute of Statistical Sciences (NISS). We invite you to learn more about the the workshop and it's generation of this issue in the guest authors' summary.
Data Confidentiality: The Next Five Years Summary and Guide to Papers
Satkartar K. Kinney, Alan F. Karr, and Joe Fred Gonzalez Jr.
Differential Privacy for Statistics: What we Know and What we Want to Learn
Cynthia Dwork and Adam Smith
Privacy-preserving Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Distributed Data
Xiaodong Lin and Alan F. Karr