Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: doi:10.22028/D291-32345
Title: Cheater detection for randomized response-techniques : derivation, analyses and application
Author(s): Feth, Sascha
Frenger, Monika
Pitsch, Werner
Schmelzeisen, Patrick
Language: English
Publisher/Platform: universaar
Year of Publication: 2017
Place of publication: Saarbrücken
SWD key words: Antwortverhalten
DDC notations: 300 Social sciences, sociology, anthropology
Publikation type: Book (Monograph)
Abstract: Finding out how often an embarrassing characteristic exists in a population is accompanied by numerous problems that are due in particular to false answers as a consequence of social undesirability. The oldest of the techniques developed to compensate for these distortions is the Randomized Response Technique which is currently still the most widely used, evaluated and researched technique in the field of sensitive subjects. Although this technique guarantees complete security for the person being questioned and therefore opens up options for answering even threatening questions honestly, even here "cheating" occurs in terms of not complying with the instructions. This volume describes the mathematical derivation of techniques to detect the extent to which this "cheating" occurs. It also provides analyses on the process characteristics and extends these analyses to include practical advice on how to use this process flexibly. A general solution is developed for various forms of "cheating" for the first time.
Link to this record: urn:nbn:de:bsz:291-universaar-1617
ISBN: 978-3-86223-236-9
Series name: Schriften des europäischen Instituts für Sozioökonomie e.V.
Series volume: 12
Date of registration: 30-Mar-2021
Faculty: HW - Fakultät für Empirische Humanwissenschaften und Wirtschaftswissenschaft
Department: HW – Sportwissenschaftliches Institut
Professorship: HW - Univ.-Prof. Dr. Eike Emrich
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