Respondent Consistency in a Tournament-Style Contingent Choice Survey
AbstractWe present the results of an internet-based contingent choice survey about management options at North Cascades National Park, focusing on respondent consistency. A tournament-style contingent ranking design followed by a contingent rating exercise allows for tests of different kinds of consistency in survey responses. Many respondents give inconsistent responses, but these inconsistencies do not create large differences in estimated tradeoffs between scenario attributes.
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contingent ranking; contingent rating; survey respondent consistency;
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