Beat Hulliger: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2020

Name Prof. Dr. Beat Hulliger
(Professor Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz (FHNW))

447-6289-00LSampling Surveys Restricted registration - show details
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2 credits1GB. Hulliger
AbstractThe elements of a sample survey are explained. The most important classical sample designs (simple random sampling and stratified random sampling) with their estimation procedures and the use of auxiliary information including the Horvitz-Thompson estimator are introduced. Data preparation, non-response and its treatment, variance estimation and analysis of survey data is discussed.
ObjectiveKnowledge of the Elements and the process of a sample survey. Understanding of the paradigm of random samples. Knowledge of simple random samplinig and stratified random sampling and capability to apply the corresponding methods. Knowledge of further methods of sampling and estimation as well as data preparation and analysis.
Lecture notesIntroduction to the statistical methods of survey research