4D – Case Assignment and Interviewer Characteristics

Case Assignment and Interviewer Characteristics
Presentation & Discussion: Center Management and Staff Training
4D - Field


Time/Date
3:15pm-4:30pm on Monday, 5/21/2018

Facilitator
Nick Schultz, University of Wisconsin Survey Center

Session Focus
This session of presentations will cover an automated process for case assignment to field interviewers, as well as the impacts of interviewer characteristics including personality traits and gender in both telephone and in-person studies.

    Presentations
  • Increasing Efficiency and Accuracy in Large-Scale Sample Assignment to Interviewers - Sarah Crane, UM-Survey Research Center (UM-SRC)
  • Impacts of Interviewer's Personal Characteristics and Team Composition on Household Survey: an Empirical Analysis Based on China Household Finance Survey - Qing He, Survey and Research Center for China Household Finance, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics; Tengjiao Liao, Survey and Research Center for China Household Finance, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
  • Gender Effects Over the Airwaves - Nathan Palmer, Washington State University - Social and Economic Sciences Research Center