ERIC Number: EJ650187
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Improving Mail Survey Response Rates through the Use of Monetary Incentive.
Erwin, Wesley J.; Wheelright, Lori A.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v24 n3 p247-55 Jul 2002
Examines the effectiveness of the use of monetary incentives in mail survey data collection. Monetary incentives produces higher rates of return compared to mailings in which nonmonetary or no incentives are provided. The use of monetary incentives is more cost effective than other types of incentives and may be particularly valuable when extensive follow-up is necessary. (Contains 32 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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