Research Paper Universita Degli Studi di Siena Dipartimento di Metodi Quantitativi: Serie Speciale: Working on Panel 1
European household panel studies -Siena working paper-
National household panel studies have been established in a number of European countries. They are a major social scientific resource for understanding social and economic dynamics. This paper provides details on: 1) the nature and objectives of household panel studies; 2) the advantages of panel data; 3) the various external panel studies. A number of points concerning household panel studies are discussed by reference to the British Household Study - sample design; questionnaire design; and data collection and dissemination issues.
Published with Sample design for a longitudinal analysis...; working paper; Quantitative Methods for Social Sciences - Longitudinal Sampling Surveys for the Analysis of Socio-Economic Phenomena, Siena, May 3-4, 1993