ERIC Number: EJ628924
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Event History Data and Survey Recall. An Analysis of the Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 Recall Experiment.
Pierret, Charles R.
Journal of Human Resources, v36 n3 p439-66 Sum 2001
To test the effect of less-frequent interviews on data quality in longitudinal surveys, event history data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 regarding welfare and employment were analyzed. Due to the longer recall period, respondents failed to report short spells of welfare, employment, and unemployment. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Longitudinal Survey of Youth