Is that still the same? Has that changed? On the accuracy of measuring change with dependent interviewing
Understanding Society Working Paper Series
AuthorsAnnette Jäckle and Stephanie Eckman
through which the wording may affect responses, and third we link to administrative records to assert which wording provides the most accurate measures of change. The overall results suggest that reminding respondents of their previous answer and then asking “Is that still the case?” produces the most accurate data on change and stability experienced by individuals.