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Fieldwork Monitoring in the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)

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This project documents how monitoring of fieldwork is done in during teh main data collections of the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) by using the conceptual framework of total survey error as a guiding principle. Constant revison are being done to technological background of monitoring and managing fieldwork as software and governance keeps chaning in SHARE. Findings on selected indicators are being presented in each SHARE wave tjrough fortnightly reports to contracted survey agencies during the entire data collection period. IN addition, bilateral communication happens to give advice on corrective action, mostly on interviewer level by providing interviewer-level report cards.

Publications arisen from this project:
  • Mneimneh, Z., Lyberg, L., Sharma, S., Vya, M., Sathe, D.B., ; Malter, Frederic; Altwaijri, Y. (2017): Case Studies on Monitoring Interviewer behavior in international and multinational surveys, Timothy P. Johnson, Beth-Ellen Pennell, Ineke Stoop, Brita Dorer, Advances in Comparative Survey Methods: Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts (3MC), Wiley, Hoboken
  • Malter, Frederic; Schuller, Karin; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2016): SHARE Compliance Profiles – Wave 6, Munich
  • Malter, Frederic; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2014): SHARE Compliance Profiles – Wave 5,, Munich

News & Events

SHARE User Conference 2019 in Budapest, Hungary

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SHARE Book Release in Brussels - June 25, 2019

First results of SHARE Wave 6 and 7 - Health and socio-economic status over the life course

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