Social desirability bias and polling errors in the 2016 presidential election

•We use a list experiment and find that respondents are relatively more likely to conceal support for Donald Trump than for Hillary Clinton.•Members of both parties are relatively more likely to conceal support for the opposing party’s candidate.•These differences are not driven by ideology but may...

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Volume: 74
Main Author: Brownback, Andy
Novotny, Aaron
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: NEW YORK Elsevier Inc 01.06.2018
ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
Elsevier B.V
published in: Journal of behavioral and experimental economics Vol. 74; pp. 38 - 56
Related: Trump, Donald
Clinton, Hillary Rodham
Data of publication: June 2018
ISSN: 2214-8043
2214-8051
EISSN: 2214-8051
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
D91
D72
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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