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Survey Weights as Indicators of Data Quality

“Survey Weights as Indicators of Data Quality” by Marta Kolczynska, Marcin W. Zielinski, and Przemek Powalko appears in Harmonization newsletter (Summer 2016, v2 n1)  In the last decades, more and more scholars are using weights as a procedure for correction of

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Quality of Survey Data: How to Estimate It and Why It Matters

A new article in Harmonization: Newsletter on Survey Data Harmonization in the Social Sciences by Melanie Revilla, Willem Saris and the Survey Quality Predictor (SQP) team There is no measurement without error. However, the size of the error can vary depending

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Harmonization Newsletter for Summer 2016 Out Now

The new issue of Harmonization: Newsletter on Survey Data Harmonization in the Social Sciences is now available. Harmonization is a product of the Harmonization team, and organized by Cross-national Studies: Interdisciplinary Research and Training program (CONSIRT.osu.edu). Working together, we share news and communicate

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The Importance of Data Documentation for Survey Data Harmonization

by Marta Kołczyńska, The Ohio State University and Polish Academy of Sciences Data, according to the United Nations Statistical Commission, are “the physical representation of information in a manner suitable for communication, interpretation, or processing by human beings or by

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The Harmonization Project

by Irina Tomescu-Dubrow and Kazimierz M. Slomczynski, Polish Academy of Sciences and CONSIRT The Democratic Values and Protest Behavior: Data Harmonization, Measurement Comparability, and Multi-Level Modeling study is financed by the (Polish) National Centre of Science and supported by The

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A Brief History of Survey Data Harmonization

by Joshua Kjerulf Dubrow, Polish Academy of Sciences and CONSIRT This article gives a brief overview of ex post cross-national survey data harmonization (SDH) projects in the social sciences from the 1980s to the 2010s (see also Burkhauser and Lillard

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Welcome
The project  “Survey Data Recycling: New Analytic Framework, Integrated Database, and Tools for Cross-national Social, Behavioral and Economic Research”, is a joint endeavour of the The Ohio State University and the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, funded by the National Science Foundation (PTE Federal award 1738502). The project runs from September 2017 to August 31, 2021.

The SDR project builds on the Survey Data Harmonization project funded by the Polish National Science Centre.
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