Difficulty to Reach Respondents and Nonresponse Bias: Evidence from Large Government Surveys
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We thank Adrian Chadi, Tatiana Homonoff, Bruce Meyer, Ted O’Donoghue, Matthew Rabin, and participants in seminars at Cornell for useful early discussions and comments on previous drafts. We are grateful to John Dixon, Brian Meekins, and Polly Phipps for patiently responding to our questions regarding the CPS. The authors have no financial or other material interests related to this research to disclose. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.