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Using PDA consistency checks to increase the precision of profits and sales measurement in panels.

Abstract:

Personalized Digital Assistants (PDAs) and other forms of hardware needed to collect survey data electronically have become more affordable and powerful in recent years, leading to their use in a number of surveys in developing countries. Simple use of these devices can offer the prospect of more timely data entry and greater accuracy in guiding respondents through skip patterns. Further benefits are possible through the use of more complex consistency checks. We use PDAs to measure sales and...

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Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Journal of Development Economics More from this journal
Volume:
98
Issue:
1
Pages:
51 - 57
Publication date:
2012-05-01
DOI:
ISSN:
0304-3878
Language:
English
UUID:
uuid:a82e0879-96a5-4820-a4e9-f5465464e987
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:14799
Deposit date:
2011-08-16

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