Integrated data: research potential and data quality

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Understanding Society Working Paper Series


Michaela Benzeval, Christopher R. Bollinger, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Thomas F. Crossley and Annette Jäckle

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In this review we discuss how integrated survey and administrative data have been used for research on income and employment, education and health; where the future potential for integrated data lies; how we might think about the quality of integrated data; and what we currently know about different sources of error that can affect integrated data. 

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