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A way to tackle the severe acquiescence bias among Arab respondents

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Author(s): Arun Joshi, Sagar Tamang, Himanshu Vashistha
Collection: Congress 2008 - Frontiers
Keywords: Culture

ESOMAR Congress 2008 Award Nominee - Best Methodological Paper
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This paper proposes a new research technique to resolve the issue of severe acquiescence bias seen in the Middle East. It identifies the factors responsible for this problem and investigates the role played by specific aspects related to social customs, culture and value system that govern the life of an Arab consumer. It discusses possible alternative routes that can be followed to overcome this issue and demonstrates a research approach that is likely to work the best.




Date of publication: 26.09.2008
ISBN: 92-831-0224-X
Order Code: CON08
Number of pages: 20

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