Applying Respondent Driven Sampling to Migrant Populations: Lessons from the Field

Applying Respondent Driven Sampling to Migrant Populations: Lessons from the Field

By: Guri Tyldum (author), Lisa Johnston (author)Hardback

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This book gives a thorough introduction to the theoretical and practical aspects of planning, conducting and analysing data from Respondent Driven Sampling surveys, drawing on the experiences of experts in the field as well as pioneers that have applied Respondent Driven Sampling methodology to migrant populations.

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Jon Horgen Friberg, Fafo Institute for Labour and Social Research, Norway Cindy Horst, Peace Research Institute Oslo, Norway Leila Rodriguez, University of Cincinnati, USA Joanna Napierala, University of Warsaw, Poland Agnieszka Kubal, University of Oxford, UK Anna Wojtynska, University of Iceland Inna Schvab, International Charitable Foundation, Ukraine Ingunn Bjorkhaug, Fafo Institute for Applied International Studies, Norway Jane Montealegre, Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, USA Antje Roder, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Renee Luthra, University of Essex, UK


Introduction; Lisa Johnston and Guri Tyldum 1. Sampling Migrants: How Respondent Driven Sampling Works; Lisa Johnston 2. RDS and the Structure of Migrant Populations; Jon Horgen Friberg and Cindy Horst 3. Measuring Personal Network Size in RDS; Lisa G. Johnston, Leila Rodriguez and Joanna Napierala 4. Initiation of the RDS Recruitment Process: Seed Selection and Role; Agnieszka Kubal, Inna Shvab and Anna Wojtynska 5. Deciding on and Distributing Incentives in RDS; Guri Tyldum, Leila Rodriguez, Ingunn Bjorkhaug and Anna Wojtynska 6. Formative Assessment, Data Collection and Parallel Monitoring for RDS Fieldwork; Jane Montealegre, Antje Roder, and Rojan Ezzati 7. Analyzing Data in RDS; Lisa Kohnston and Renee Luthra Appendix I. Summary Of RDS Surveys Referenced Appendix II. Overview Of The Development Of The Different RDS Estimators, Their Specific Features And The Software Available For Their Use

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/06/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781137363602
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9781137363602
  • weight: 337
  • ISBN10: 1137363606

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