Franklin & Marshall College Franklin & Marshall College

Center for Opinion Research

Survey Methodology

Yost, B.A. and Nankerville, B. (2009). Implications of Offering a 'Don’t Know' Option on Presidential Preference Polls. Poster presented at the American Association for Public Opinion Research Annual Conference, May 2009, Hollywood, FL.

Yost, B.A., Abbott, C.L., Harding, J.L. and Markel, J. (2007). Worth The Cost? A Research Note on Optical Mark Read Technology and Response Rates. Public Opinion Pros, February 2007.

Harding, J.L., Yost, B.A. and Knittle, A.N. (2007). Should I Stay or Should I Go? Predictors of Telephone Interviewer Tenure. Paper presented at the American Association for Public Opinion Research Annual Conference, May 2007, Anaheim, CA

Yost, B.A., Abbott, C.L., Harding, J.L. and Knittle, A.N. (2005). Among the Amish: Interviewing Unique Populations on Sensitive Topics. Public Opinion Pros, June 2005.

Yost, B.A., Harding, J.L., Abbott, C.L, and Knittle, A.N. (2005). The Do Not Call Registry: Friend or Foe? The Effect of the Do Not Call List on Survey Response. Paper presented at the American Association for Public Opinion Research Annual Conference, May 2005, Miami, FL.

Abbott, C.L., Yost, B.A. and Harding, J.L. (2003). Personality Type as a Predictor of Interviewer Performance. Survey Research 34 (3): 1 – 4.

Kozlowski, L.T., Vogler, G.P., Vandenbergh, D.J., Strasser, A.A., O'Connor, R.J. and Yost, B.A. (2002). Using a Telephone Survey to Acquire Genetic and Behavioral Data Related to Cigarette Smoking in ‘Made-Anonymous’ and ‘Registry’ Samples. American Journal of Epidemiology 156 (1): 68 – 77.