Pitfalls in survey measurements of economic parameters

Philip Thomas

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Opinion surveys are sometimes used in attempts to measure important economic parameters in the absence of a free market. It is then important that the most rigorous standards are applied if the survey results are to be meaningful. The paper highlights new theoretical results in this field and documents examples where lack of rigour has led to serious consequences.
Original languageEnglish
Article number072009
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Publication statusPublished - 13 Nov 2018
EventIMEKO 22nd World Congress Belfast 2018: Knowledge through Measurement - Belfast, United Kingdom
Duration: 3 Sept 20186 Sept 2018
Conference number: 22


  • Measurement, opinion surveys, structural view independence, LIBOR, VPF


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