Events - 2012

Abt SRBI Experts Present at 2012 AAPOR Conference

    Release Date: 4/27/2012

    Abt SRBI Survey Experts Explore New Frontiers at the 2012 AAPOR Conference

    Abt SRBI researchers will be presenting 16 papers and posters at the 2012 annual conference of the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) in Orlando, May 17 -20.

    Among the challenging topics being addressed by Abt SRBI experts are the following:

    • Several papers on the growing topic of mode effects and possible adjustments for mode effects
    • Use of address-based sampling to target households with children
    • Future trends in survey research
    • Efficient methods of geographic targeting for small area samples
    • Impact of growing cell phone usage in longitudinal studies
    • Use of online panels to locate rare populations
    • Use of surveys to measure a nation’s transition from civil war to stability
    "Our Abt SRBI researchers are always pushing out the frontiers of our discipline," commented Mark Schulman, Abt CEO and President. "We place a high priority on sharing our findings with our fellow researchers. AAPOR provides the perfect forum for sharing."

    Abt SRBI, the survey research arm of Abt Associates, specializes in health policy, community health, military veterans issues, public opinion, social and economic policy, transportation and regional planning, utilities, financial institutions, and consumer insights.

    Papers and posters that our researchers are presenting at the AAPOR conference.