Record linkage, the task of linking multiple databases with the aim to identify records
that refer to the same entity, is occurring increasingly in many application areas.
Generally, unique entity identifiers are not available in all the databases to be linked.
Therefore, record linkage requires the use of personal identifying attributes, such as
names and addresses, to identify matching records that need to be reconciled to the
same entity. Often, it is not permissible to exchange...[Show more]
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