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Displaying Publications 1 - 30 of 90 in total

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  1. What is shared care?

    Tina Haux and Renee Reichl Luthra

    1. Social Change
    2. Family Formation And Dissolution
    3. Childbearing: Fertility
    4. Survey Methodology
    5. Sociology Of Households
    6. Caregiving
  2. The implementation of fieldwork design initiatives to improve survey quality

    Hannah Carpenter, Violetta Parutis, and Jonathan Burton

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Young People
    3. Economics
    4. Survey Methodology
  3. How do participants understand and interpret questions about "retirement planning"?

    Lindsay Abbassian, Beth Dokal, Lucy Joyce, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Pensions
    3. Psychology
    4. Labour Market
    5. Survey Methodology
    6. Household Economics
  4. Labour mobility and earnings in the UK, 1992-2016

    Fabien Postel-Vinay and Alireza Sepahsalari

    1. Management: Business
    2. Education
    3. Labour Market
    4. Unemployment
    5. Organizations And Firms
    6. Economics
    7. Wages And Earnings
  5. Household income volatility in the UK, 2009-2017

    Silvia Avram, Mike Brewer, Paul Fisher, et al.

    1. Households
    2. Economics
    3. Income Dynamics
  6. Understanding Society and its income data

    Paul Fisher, Laura Fumagalli, Nick Buck, et al.

    1. Households
    2. Research
    3. Income Dynamics
    4. Surveys
  7. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 11: results from methodological experiments

    Jonathan Burton, Roxanne Connelly, Mick P. Couper, et al.

  8. Increasing participation in a mobile app study: the effects of a sequential mixed-mode design and in-interview invitation

    Annette Jäckle, Alexander Wenz, Jonathan Burton, et al.

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Survey Methodology
  9. The acceptability of collecting samples from Understanding Society participants for microbiome analysis

    Lindsay Abbassian, Paul Vousden, Alice Coulter, et al.

    1. Survey Methodology
    2. Biology
  10. The acceptability and feasibility of asking monthly “life-event” questions in between waves of a panel study

    Anna Horsley, Kelsey Beninger, Naomi Day, et al.

    1. Survey Methodology
    2. Life Course Analysis
  11. A review of new technologies and data sources for measuring household finances: implications for total survey error

    Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Carli Lessof, et al.

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Households
    3. Survey Methodology
    4. Finance
  12. The influence of device characteristics on data collection using a Mobile App.

    Brendan Read

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Survey Methodology
  13. IntCount: a Stata command for estimating count data models from interval data

    Stephen Pudney

    1. Statistical Analysis
    2. Computing
    3. Health
  14. Understanding data linkage consent in longitudinal surveys

    Annette Jäckle, Kelsey Beninger, Jonathan Burton, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Survey Methodology
  15. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 10: results from methodological experiments

    Tarek Al Baghal, Caroline Bryson, Hayley Fisher, et al.

  16. Adaptive push-to-web: experiments in a household panel study

    Hannah Carpenter and Jonathan Burton

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Households
    3. Survey Methodology
  17. Respondent burden in a mobile app: evidence from a shopping receipt scanning study

    Brendan Read

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Survey Methodology
  18. The Longitudinal Item Count Technique: a new technique for asking sensitive questions in surveys

    Alessandra Gaia

    1. Social Groups
    2. Survey Methodology
  19. Understanding how people think about their daily spending

    Mary Suffield, Heidi Hasbrouck, Alice Coulter, et al.

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Households
    3. Survey Methodology
    4. Finance
  20. Some Indicators of Sample Representativeness and Attrition Bias for BHPS and Understanding Society

    Peter Lynn and Magda Borkowska

  21. Improving household finances data with joint interviewing and a balance edit: cognitive testing of a 'Benefit Unit Finance' module

    Tim Hanson, Phil Westwood, Jonathan Burton, et al.

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Finance
  22. Understanding how people conceptualise household finances

    Thomas Chisholm, Heidi Hasbrouck, Alice Coulter, et al.

    1. Households
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Income Dynamics
    4. Savings And Assets
    5. Household Economics
    6. Debt: Indebtedness
    7. Finance
  23. Understanding Society: how people decide whether to give consent to link their administrative and survey data

    Kelsey Beninger, Ali Digby, Gurprit Dillon, et al.

    1. Psychology
    2. Survey Methodology
  24. Design and implementation of a high quality probability sample of immigrants and ethnic minorities: lessons learnt

    Peter Lynn, Alita Nandi, Violetta Parutis, et al.

    1. Migration
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Ethnic Groups
  25. Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: response rates and response biases

    Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, et al.

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Finance
  26. Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

    Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, and Mick P. Couper

    1. Information And Communication Technologies
    2. Survey Methodology
  27. Data quality in the Understanding Society youth self-completion questionnaire

    Aigul Mavletova and Peter Lynn

    1. Young People
    2. Survey Methodology
    3. Social Stratification
  28. Understanding Society Innovation Panel Wave 9: results from methodological experiments

    Michaela Benzeval, Annamaria Bianchi, Mike Brewer, et al.

  29. The distribution of Understanding Society interviews by day of the week

    Yara Richter

  30. Mounting multiple experiments on longitudinal social surveys: design and implementation considerations

    Peter Lynn and Annette Jäckle


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