Thursday, June 14 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Högbom

Session 6:
Measurement issues and survey instruments

Chair: Tineke Fokkema, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  1. Using respondents’ uncertainty scores to mitigate hypothetical bias in community-based health insurance studies Hermann Donfouet, University of Rennes I; Pierre-Alexandre Mahieu, University of Nantes; Eric Malin, University of Rennes I;

  2. Making them count, counting the mentally ill, evidence from the Kintampo demographic health system Edward Adiibokah, Kintampo Health Research Centre (KHRC);

  3. Desires for children and their measurement in low fertility settings Christoph Buehler, Leibniz Universität Hannover; Joshua R. Goldstein, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Saskia Hin, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research;

  4. Evaluating the measurement reliabilities of developmental idealism measures Yu Xie, University of Michigan; Arland Thornton, University of Michigan; Linda Young-DeMarco, University of Michigan; Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University; Georgina Binstock, Centro de Estudios de Población (CENEP) y CONICET, Argentina; Colter Mitchell, Princeton University;

  5. Measuring sexual identity in US health surveys Virginia S. Cain, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC;

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