Investigating call record data using sequence analysis to inform adaptive survey designs

  title={Investigating call record data using sequence analysis to inform adaptive survey designs},
  author={Gabriele B. Durrant and Olga Maslovskaya and Peter W. F. Smith},
  journal={International Journal of Social Research Methodology},
  pages={37 - 54}
ABSTRACT Researchers have become increasingly interested in better understanding the survey data collection process in interviewer-administered surveys. However, tools for analysing paradata capturing information about field processes, also called call record data, are still not yet fully explored. This paper introduces sequence analysis as a simple tool for investigating such data with the aim of better understanding and improving survey processes. A novel approach is to use sequence analysis… 


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