• Journal Article

In Search of House Effects: A Comparison of Responses to Various Questions by Different Survey Organizations

Citation

Smith, T. W. (1978). In Search of House Effects: A Comparison of Responses to Various Questions by Different Survey Organizations. Public Opinion Quarterly, 42(4), 443-463.

Abstract

This paper examines the responses to various questions asked by different survey organizations. It considers the question of whether different survey organizations produce similar measurements of public opinion or whether house effects produce dissimilar measurements of the same population