“I'm Meltiiiiiing…”: The Decline of Response Rates and the Impact of Nonresponse Bias on the Results of National Surveys at Small Colleges
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New Directions for Institutional Research
This chapter examines the impact of declining student response rates on surveys administered at small- and medium-sized institutions. The potential for nonresponse bias and its effects are addressed.
Lin, Wei-Fang; Hewitt, Gordon J.; and Videras, Julio, "“I'm Meltiiiiiing…”: The Decline of Response Rates and the Impact of Nonresponse Bias on the Results of National Surveys at Small Colleges" (2017). Hamilton Digital Commons.
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Institutional Research and Assessment