Session 99:
Survey methodology

Saturday, June 16
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Polstjärnan
Aula Magna, Floor 7

Chair: Isabella Buber-Ennser, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

  1. Practical strategies for minimizing sampling and non-sampling errors in telephone surveys: a case study using the “Sample Survey on Births”Cinzia Castagnaro, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Antonella Guarneri, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Sabrina Prati, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT); Francesca Rinesi, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT)

  2. Non-response bias in studies of survey data with an application to residential mobilityPaul Clarke, University of Bristol; Fiona Steele, University of Bristol; Elizabeth Washbrook, University of Bristol

  3. Does the mode of data collection matter in demographic research? Insights from a GGP mode experiment studyAndrej Kveder, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Joop Hox, Utrecht University; Katja Lozar Manfreda, University of Ljubljana; Gregor Petrič, University of Ljubljana; Jernej Berzelak, University of Ljubljana; Rok Platinovsek, University of Ljubljana

  4. Do low survey response rates bias results? Evidence from JapanRonald R. Rindfuss, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and East-West Center; Minja K. Choe, East-West Center; Noriko Tsuya, Keio University; Larry Bumpass, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  5. Interviewer effects and reliability of retrospective event histories within the German Generations and Gender SurveyLenore Sauer, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany; Kerstin Ruckdeschel, Bundesinstitut für Bevoelkerungsforschung; Robert Naderi, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany

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