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Methodological issues in the collection of financial data

Abt Associates

Methodological issues in the collection of financial data

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by Abt Associates

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Published by Abt Associates in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Income -- United States,
  • Government questionnaires -- United States

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    StatementJames D. Smith ; prepared for the Office of Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health, Education and Welfare
    ContributionsSmith, James D, United States. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 230, [27] p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16348241M

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    Methodology, theory, paradigm, algorithm, and method. The methodology is the general research strategy that outlines the way in which research is to be undertaken and, among other things, identifies the methods to be used in it. These methods, described in the methodology, define the means or modes of data collection or, sometimes, how a specific result is to be calculated. Three types of double counting issues may occur in the reported data. Each type is briefly described below. Deconsolidation of sub sectors. Because the data in the Institutional Investors database contain more detail than in some financial accounts, we assume that the data you report are derived by deconsolidating the aggregate data.

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Sanders, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 3 Methodological Issues: The Problem of Measurement. A key methodological issue concerns the extent to which the party identification measures developed in the USA in the s can be successfully transplanted to other political contexts.

Data from successive US National Election Studies (NES) suggest that. The report presents innovations, both methodological as well in data collection, to address the data gaps in fragile situations. Through examples, the book shows that it is possible to collect high-quality data in fragile settings and such data collection need not be expensive but also warns that technology is not a panacea for all data.

A major problem confronting a researcher is which theoretical perspective is considered most apt. This book provides a good guideline as to why and how to choose a particular theory or method to study an organizational phenomenon such as accounting. The contributors to this collection are world-renowned in their respective field.

Each chapter documents the latest research in accounting and 3/5(1). Define methodological. methodological synonyms, methodological pronunciation, methodological translation, English dictionary definition of methodological. methodologies 1.

The contributors to this collection are world-renowned in their respective field. Each chapter documents latest research in accounting and control systems. The book is primarily intended for research students and academic researchers in the areas of accounting and organisational practices in organisations.

Methodological issues were discussed, such as factors in the design of questions, steps in developing questionnaires, wording and formatting methods for items, and administrations methods. DEFINITIONAL ISSUES AND POTENTIAL REVISIONS 23 3 Methodological Issues and Alternative Approaches for Calculating Deferred Maintenance for Facilities FASAB Standard Number 6, as amended, specifies two methods that can be used to calculate deferred maintenance for all classes of property, plant, and equipment: condition assessment surveys or a.

Social network analysis: A methodological introduction Issues pertaining to data collection, analysis of single networks, network comparison, and extensive treatment, excellent book-length reviews of ‘classic’network methods can be found in the volumes by.

Methodological Developments in Data Linkage This concluding chapter of the book summarises the issues with data linkage methodologies as they exist today, discusses how new developments will. Megan J. Hobbs, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Although the validity of psychiatric disorders is a real methodological limitation of most randomized controlled trials and consequently, a limitation of evidence-based psychiatry, the alternative to evidence-based psychiatry is clinical decision making and a mental health system that are.

Data collection preparatory work for the NSDUH, including a kickoff meeting, began in February After conducting the January training sessions with all returning veteran field interviewers, data collection work began on January 6,and was completed by Decem   Survey methodology is a highly developed field in which issues of measurement are central, so I wonder if this workshop included any of the many researchers who specialize in measurement and in conducting data collection in support of.

Data were collected using data collection sheets from annual reports of commercial banks. Collected data were analyzed using stepwise logistic regression. Hypothesis testing was done at significance levels.

The study found that capital adequacy ratios were significant predictors of financial distress in commercial banks in Kenya. Secondary Data Collection Methods Secondary data is a type of data that has already been published in books, newspapers, magazines, journals, online portals etc.

There is an abundance of data available in these sources about your research area in business studies. Introduction. The purpose of this section is five-fold, first the purpose of the research is stated and the research questions are clearly identified; second background is given on the problem of girls and Basic Education; thirdly the two case study contexts are briefly described; fourthly the way in which the research was carried out is outlined; and lastly principles and procedures.

The IMF publishes a range of time series data on IMF lending, exchange rates and other economic and financial indicators. Manuals, guides, and other material on statistical practices at the IMF, in member countries, and of the statistical community at large are also available.

Chapter 1 Key Concepts and Issues– –5 Consequently, rather than seeing performance measurement as a quasi-independent enterprise, in this textbook we integrate performance measurement into evaluation by grounding it in the same core tools and methods that are essential to assess program pro.

5: Data-Collection Methods Explain that a selected literature review preceded data collection; although this informs the study, indicate that the literature is not data to be collected. Identify and present all the data-collection methods you used, and clearly explain the File Size: KB.

Key data to provide when reporting on interviews. In order to allow reviewers and readers to make an informed judgement about the quality of data collection and suitability of conclusions, key data on the application of interviews should be provided in scientific by: The idea behind this Topical Collection of the journal dedicated to Methodological Innovations and Reflections, is not novel.

Even the title of the Topical Collection owes its existence to the journal Epidemiologic Perspectives & Innovations that was discontinued in. Get this from a library! Methodological issues in accounting research: theories, methods and issues.

[Zahirul Hoque;] -- A major problem confronting a researcher new to this area is which theoretical perspective is most apt. A research study can be a voyage of discovering or choice of theoretical perspective as well as.It is often believed that use of secondary data relieves the researcher from the burden of applying for ethical approval - and sometimes, from thinking about ethics altogether.

But the whole process of research involves ethical considerations, whether or not any primary data collection is involved. This starts from the initial design of the study.Andrew Foster. Department of Economics and Community Health. Brown University. In any examination of the methodological issues related to the use of longitudinal data, it is helpful to consider three distinct uses for these data: measurement, evaluation, and structural analysis.