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Dr Jonathan Burton Associate Director, Surveys, University of Essex

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Curriculum vitae


Jonathan Burton is the Understanding Society Associate Director, Surveys and is responsible for the management of the survey.

Research Interests

  • Survey methods, particularly survey participation, willingess to consent to data linkage, use of technology and mobile devices in surveys, and mixed-mode studies.

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Latest Blog Posts


    Displaying all 6 publications

    1. Consenting to health record linkage: evidence from the British Household Panel Study

      Gundi Knies, Emanuela Sala, and Jonathan Burton

      1. Health
      2. Surveys
    2. Correlates of obtaining informed consent to data linkage: respondent, interview and interviewer characteristics

      Emanuela Sala, Jonathan Burton, and Gundi Knies

    3. Who are the UK's minority ethnic groups? Issues of identification and measurement in a longitudinal study

      Jonathan Burton, Alita Nandi, and Lucinda Platt

      1. Survey Methodology
      2. Ethnic Groups
      3. Social Policy
    4. A review of methodological research pertinent to longitudinal survey design and data collection

      Peter Lynn, Nick Buck, Jonathan Burton, et al.

    5. The long-term effectiveness of refusal conversion procedures on longitudinal surveys

      Jonathan Burton, Heather Laurie, and Peter Lynn

    6. Royal Economic Society survey on the gender and ethnic balance of academic economics 2000

      Jonathan Burton, Amanda Rowlatt, and Heather Joshi


    Displaying all 3 media publications

    1. Reports outline ethnic research from University of Essex

    2. Reports outline ethnic research from University of Essex

    3. Equality slowly added to field of economics

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