Survey misreporting of welfare receipt—Respondent, interviewer, and interview characteristics

We use matched survey and administrative data to study interviewer and interview related determinants of misreporting on welfare receipt in interviews. In our data, 12.2 % of German welfare recipients underreport benefit receipt. We find that underreporting is more likely in formal and standardized...

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Volume: 129
Main Author: Bruckmeier, Kerstin
Müller, Gerrit
Riphahn, Regina T
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: LAUSANNE Elsevier B.V 01.04.2015
ELSEVIER SCIENCE SA
published in: Economics letters Vol. 129; pp. 103 - 107
Data of publication: April 2015
ISSN: 0165-1765
1873-7374
EISSN: 1873-7374
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
I32
C81
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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