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Winter, Joachim (2003): Response bias in survey-based measures of household consumption. In: Economics Bulletin, Vol. 3, No. 9: pp. 1-12
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An important aspect of household surveys is the design of consumption questions. A controlled experiment shows that a single question on total monthly nondurables expenditure and a design with 35 disaggregated categories produce different results. These differences vary with household characteristics.