Direct Versus Indirect Questioning: An Application to the Well-Being of Farm Animals

@article{Lusk2010DirectVI,
  title={Direct Versus Indirect Questioning: An Application to the Well-Being of Farm Animals},
  author={Jayson L. Lusk and F. Norwood},
  journal={Social Indicators Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={96},
  pages={551-565}
}
  • Jayson L. Lusk, F. Norwood
  • Published 2010
  • Economics
  • Social Indicators Research
  • Recent events suggest people are increasingly concerned not just with their own well-being but that of animals as well. However, there is little systematic evidence on people’s willingness-to-trade their own well-being and quality of life for improvements in the well-being of farm animals. In this paper, we utilize a straightforward and unobtrusive technique to mitigate socially desirability effects and gage the publics’ opinion about farm animal welfare: indirect questioning. In survey of… CONTINUE READING
    56 Citations
    Social Desirability in Environmental Psychology Research: Three Meta-Analyses
    • 1
    • PDF
    Comparing the Conventional Stated Preference Valuation Technique with a Prediction Approach
    • 2
    • Highly Influenced

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 30 REFERENCES
    Social Desirability Bias and the Validity of Indirect Questioning
    • 1,851
    • Highly Influential
    Measuring Well-being Across Europe: Description of the ESS Well-being Module and Preliminary Findings
    • 266
    • PDF
    Social desirability bias in dietary self-report may compromise the validity of dietary intake measures.
    • 689
    Gender differences in social desirability and social approval bias in dietary self-report.
    • 429
    • PDF
    Will Money Increase Subjective Well-Being?
    • 1,060
    Social Desirability Bias
    • 410
    • PDF
    Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions
    • 141
    • PDF
    Public Beliefs About the Beliefs of the Public
    • 296
    Randomized response: a survey technique for eliminating evasive answer bias.
    • S. Warner
    • Mathematics, Medicine
    • Journal of the American Statistical Association
    • 1965
    • 2,241
    • PDF
    Social-Desirability Bias and the Validity of Self-Reported Values
    • 367