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Unformatted text preview: Sur vey Resear ch Chapter Six Fall 2011 Professor Chapter Rando m Er r or Systemati c Er r or (bias) M easur eme nt Er r or Sampl e Desig n Er r or Pr ocessing Response Bias Non-r esponse Bias M easur ement I nstr ument Bias I nter viewer Selection Population Specification Fr ame Sur vey Resear ch Er r or Total Sur vey Er r or Combine error conspire to throw- off the survey findings. Random Er r or or Random Sampling Er r or : Error resulting from chance variation (sample value true value of the population mean). Systematic Er r or or Bias: Error that results from problems or flaws in the execution of the research design; Sometimes called non-sampling error. Sample Design Er r or : Systematic error that results from an error in the sample design or sampling procedures. Chapter Sur vey Resear ch Er r or Key Definitions Population Specification Er r or : Error that results from incorrectly defining the population or universe from which a sample is chosen. Selection Er r or : Error that results from incomplete or improper sampling procedures or not following appropriate procedures. M easur ement Er r or : Systematic error that results from a variation between the information being sought and what is actually obtained by the measurement process. Sur r ogate I nfor mation Er r or : Error that results from a discrepancy between the information needed to solve a problem and that sought by the researcher....
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course MGM 403 taught by Professor Trivedi during the Spring '11 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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ch6_11_Post - Sur vey Resear ch Chapter Six Fall 2011...

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