Paper Presentation

Concurrent Session I A
Friday, June 15, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-01
Public Health Opinion
Panel Chair: Olaf H. Werder, University of Sydney, Australia

Concurrent Session I B
Friday, June 15, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-03
Public Opinion on Social Issues
Panel Chair: Sung Kyum Cho, Chungnam National University, Korea

  • [IB-1] Feeling closeness to China, Japan, North Korea, and the United States and policy preference toward North Korea among South Koreans
    Jibum Kim, NORC at the University of Chicago, USA
    Jaeki Jeong, Soongsil University, USA
    Carl Gershenson, Harvard University, USA
    Jeong-Han Kang, Yonsei University, Korea
    Yun-Suk Lee, University of Seoul, Korea
    Seokho Kim, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
    Wonjae Lee, KAIST, Korea
  • [IB-2] How Southeast Asians View China's Influence in Asia
    Iremae D. Labucay, Social Weather Stations, Philippines
  • [IB-3] American Perceptions of China and the Chinese: Do The Media Matter?
    Lars Willnat, Indiana University, USA
    Emily Metzgar, Indiana University, USA
  • [IB-4] Public opinion polls as a vehicle for social communication in democratic societies
    Katarzyna M. Staszynska, Kozminski University, Poland

Concurrent Session I C
Friday, June 15, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-01
Public Opinion on Social Media
Panel Chair: Tai-Quan Peng, Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau, and Lun Zhan, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Concurrent Session I D
Friday, June 15, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-02
Capturing International and Domestic Public Opinion through AsiaBarometer Surveys
Panel Chair: Takashi Inoguchi, University of Niigata Prefecture, Japan

Concurrent Session I E
Friday, June 15, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Wang Gungwu Theatre (special panel with SI)
The Current Situation and Development Tendency of Public Opinion in China
Panel Chair: Baohua Zhou, Fudan University, China

Concurrent Session I F
Friday, June 15, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: James Hsioung Lee Science Building Room JLG03
Media and Politics
Panel Chair: Chi Huang, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

Concurrent Session II A
Friday, June 15, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-01
AAPOR Special Panel - Exit Polling in the 21st Century: A Perspective from the USA
Panel Chair: Paul J. Lavrakas, AAPOR, USA

Concurrent Session II B
Friday, June 15, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-03
Media Effects, Agenda Setting, Framing and Priming I
Panel Chair: Orlando J. Perez, Central Michigan University, USA

Concurrent Session II C
Friday, June 15, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-01
Public Opinion and Social Value
Panel Chair: Jantima K. Kheokao, University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce, Thailand

Concurrent Session II D
Friday, June 15, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-02
The Implications of New Survey Mode on Response
Panel Chair: Sung Kyum Cho, Chungnam National University, Korea

Concurrent Session II E
Friday, June 15, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Wang Gungwu Theatre (special panel with SI)
Public Opinion in China
Panel Chair: Yue Zou, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

Concurrent Session III A
Friday, June 15, 2012, 15:30 - 16:45
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-01
Public Opinion on Political Issues I
Panel Chair: Francis Joseph Escudero, The Philippine Senate, Philippines

Concurrent Session III B
Friday, June 15, 2012, 15:30 - 16:45
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-03
New Forms of Journalism and Citizen Opinion Expressions I
Panel Chair: Lu-Huei Chen, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

  • [IIIB-1] Use of a Multiportal Smartphone/Online Alternative to Traditional Survey Data Collection
    Michael W. Link, The Nielsen Company, USA
    Jennie W. Lai, The Nielsen Company, USA
    Lorelle Vanno, The Nielsen Company, USA
  • [IIIB-2] Pre-Election Polls, Italian Voter Preferences, and Their Study Via On-Line Campaign Simulations
    Giancarlo Gasperoni, Alma Mater Studiorum-University of Bologna, Italy
    Debora Mantovani, Alma Mater Studiorum-University of Bologna, Italy
  • [IIIB-3] Heroes, Villains, and Fools: Public Opinion and Social Control in the Internet
    Thomas Roessing, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany
  • [IIIB-4] Data Collection in the Age of Smartphone Applications: Key Considerations for User Experience and Emerging Engagement Techniques
    Jennie W. Lai, The Nielsen Company, USA
    Michael W. Link, The Nielsen Company, USA
    Lorelle Vanno, The Nielsen Company, USA
  • [IIIB-5] Are blogs credible? Influence of author information on blogger credibility
    Porismita Borah, Maryville University, USA

Concurrent Session III C
Friday, June 15, 2012, 15:30 - 16:45
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-01
Cross-National Research
Panel Chair: Mark Gill, MORI Caribbean

  • [IIIC-1] The Diffusion of an Innovation: Survey Research 1936-1969
    Tom W. Smith, NORC at the University of Chicago, USA
  • [IIIC-2] A Comparative Study of Valence Politics Using the British and Taiwan Election Survey Data
    Karl Ho, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
    Harold D. Clarke, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
  • [IIIC-3] Patterns of media use, conversation and perceived political polarization in 10 countries
    Hernando Rojas, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
    JungHwan Yang, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
    Magdalena Wojcieszak, IE University, Spain
    Sharon Coen, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK
    Toril Aalberg, Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Norway
    James Curran, University of London, UK
    Shanto Iyengar, Stanford University, USA
    Hayashi Kaori, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Vinod Pavarala, University of Hyderabad, India
    Gianpietro Mazzoleni, University of Milan, Italy
    Stylianos Papathanassopoulos, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
    June Wong Rhee, Seoul National University, Korea
    Stuart Soroka, McGill University, Canada
  • [IIIC-4] PAX POPULI, PAX DEI: Ten Years of Peace Polls in Comparative Perspective
    Colin Irwin, University of Liverpool, UK

Concurrent Session III D
Friday, June 15, 2012, 15:30 - 16:45
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-02
Alternatives and Strategies for Improving Survey Response Rates
Panel Chair: Sun Woong Kim, Dongguk University, Korea

  • [IIID-1] Using Cell Phone for Student Surveys
    Eun Hee Choi, Dongguk University, Korea
    Sun Woong Kim, Dongguk University, Korea
  • [IIID-2] Inaccessibility and Refusal as Unit Non-Responses of Survey Research: Test of the MAR (Missing At Random) Assumption in East Asia
    Sang-Wook Kim, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
  • [IIID-3] A Comparison of Response Patterns between Landline and Cell Phone RDD Surveys
    So Hyung Park, Survey & Health Policy Research Center, Korea
    Geon Lee, Seoul National University, Korea
    Sun Woong Kim, Dongguk University, Korea
    Sang Kyung Lee, Hyundae Research Institute, Korea
  • [IIID-4] Constructing Hard-To-Survey Index in Korean Labor Force Survey
    Young Shil Park, Statistics Korea, Korea
    Sun Woong Kim, Dongguk University, Korea
    Ok Hee Choi, Statistics Korea, Korea

Session III E
Friday, June 15, 2012, 15:30 - 16:45
Location: Graduate House Wang Gungwu Theatre (special panel with SI)
Internet Polling in Chinese Societies: The Exploration of Online Survey and Online Opinion
Panel Chair: Angus Cheong, Macao Polling Research Association, Macau

  • [IIIE-1] The Interplay of Online and Offline Opinions: A Total Public Opinion Approach
    Angus Cheong, Macao Polling Research Association, Macau
    Xue Chang, Macao Polling Research Association, Macau
    Athena Seng, Macao Polling Research Association, Macau
  • [IIIE-2] Application of Data Mining in Internet Research
    Tai-Quan Peng, Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau
  • [IIIE-3] The Use of Web-based Survey in Communication and Public Opinion Research: Trends, Features, and Issues
    Fei Shen, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Tianjiao Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Jiawe Tu, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • [IIIE-4] The Dynamic Relationships between Online Media Coverage, iWOM, Buzz Perception and Online Search of Celebrities in China
    Peking Tan, Millward Brown China, China
    Sangruo Huang, University of Minnesota, USA
    Yuhui Li, Renmin University of China, China
    Linyun Jiang, Renmin University of China, China

Concurrent Session IV A
Friday, June 15, 2012, 17:00 - 18:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-01
Deliberative Polling I
Panel Chair: Shelley Xu, Stanford University, USA

  • Deliberative Polling in Japan
    Sone Yasunori, Keio University, Japan
  • Deliberative Polling in Macau
    Angus Cheong, eRS Research, Macau
  • Deliberative Polling in the United States: Vermont Deliberative Poll on Energy Choices
    Robert Luskin, University of Texas, Austin, USA
  • Deliberative Polling in Poland: Poznan Deliberates on Sports Stadium Use
    Jeremy Mann, Stanford University, USA

Concurrent Session IV B
Friday, June 15, 2012, 17:00 - 18:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-03
Sampling, Response Rates and Non-Response
Panel Chair: Katarzyna M. Staszynska, Kozminski University, Poland

  • [IVB-1] Gender Pre-Specified Sampling: The Case of the Middle East
    Kien Trung Le, Qatar University, Qatar
    Abdoulaye Diop, Qatar University, Qatar
    Darwish Alemadi, Qatar University, Qatar
    Elmogiera Elewad, Qatar University, Qatar
    Jill Wittrock, University of Michigan, USA
  • [IVB-2] The Unit Non-respondents to Telephone Survey in Taiwan
    Kuang-Hui Chen, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
    Su-Feng Cheng, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
  • [IVB-3] Within Household Sampling in the Middle East and Developing Countries: A Comparative Study
    Kien Trung Le, Qatar University, Qatar
    Abdoulaye Diop, Qatar University, Qatar
    Darwish Alemadi, Qatar University, Qatar
  • [IVB-4] The Determinants of Panel Attrition in Telephone Survey: An Experience from Taiwan's Election Study
    Kah Yew Lim, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
  • [IVB-5] Retention in Multi-Mode Survey Panels
    Allan L. McCutcheon, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
    Kumar Rao, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
    Olena Kaminska, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

Concurrent Session IV C
Friday, June 15, 2012, 17:00 - 18:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-01
Multi-Country Surveys: A Distinct Sub-Field in Survey Research
Panel Chair: Tom W. Smith, NORC at the University of Chicago, USA

Concurrent Session IV D
Friday, June 15, 2012, 17:00 - 18:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-02
Questionnaire Design and Techniques
Panel Chair: Ellen L. Marks, RTI International, China

  • [IVD-1] The Effects of Providing Middle Options in Mail Surveys
    Noriko Onodera, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
    Hiroko Murata, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
    Hiroshi Aramaki, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
    Kei Kono, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
    Miwako Hara, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
    Kumiko Nishi, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
    Hiroshi Nakaaki, NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, Japan
  • [IVD-2] Item Sum: A New Technique for Asking Quantitative Sensitive Questions
    Mark Trappmann, Institute for Employment Research, Germany
    Ivar Krumpal, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Antje Kirchner, Institute for Employment Research, Germany
    Ben Jann, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • [IVD-3] Methods of measuring response effects in surveys and implications for understanding their causes
    Caroline Roberts, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Emily Gilbert, University of Essex, UK
    Nick Allum, University of Essex, UK
  • [IVD-4] Web+Mail as a Mixed-Mode Solution to General Public Survey Challenges in the United States
    Don A. Dillman, Washington State University, USA
    Benjamin Messer, Washington State University, USA

Concurrent Session IV E
Friday, June 15, 2012, 17:00 - 18:15
Location: Graduate House Wang Gungwu Theatre (special panel with SI)
Internet and Public Opinions in China
Panel Chair: Hong Chen, Communication School of East China Normal University, China

Concurrent Session V A
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-01
East Asian Social Survey
Panel Chair: Sang-Wook Kim, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea

Concurrent Session V B
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-03
Media Effects, Agenda Setting, Framing and Priming II
Panel Chair: Thomas Roessing, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany

Concurrent Session V C
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-01
Public Opinion at Good / Bad Times
Panel Chair: Ching-Hsin Yu, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

Concurrent Session V D
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-02
Public Opinion and World Value
Panel Chair: Allan L. McCutcheon, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

Concurrent Session V E
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: Graduate House Wang Gungwu Theatre (special panel with SI)
E-Democracy I
Panel Chair: Kuang-Hui Chen, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Concurrent Session V F
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 11:45 - 13:00
Location: James Hsioung Lee Science Building Room JLG03
Public Consultation
Panel Chair: Jeremy Mann, Stanford University, USA

  • Deliberative Initiative
    James Fishkin, Stanford University, USA
  • An Experiment in Iceland: Crowdsourcing a Constitution
    Jon Olafsson, Bifrost University, USA
  • Power 2010: Political Reform in the United Kingdom
    Shelley Xu, Stanford University, USA
  • Deliberative Society
    Alice Siu, Stanford University, USA

Concurrent Session VI A
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-01
Public Opinion Online
Panel Chair: Porismita Borah, Maryville University, USA

  • [VIA-1] Political communication in a digital world: The effects of personalization and interactive communication on citizens' political involvement
    Sanne Kruikemeier, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Guda van Noort, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Rens Vliegenthart, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Claes H. de Vreese, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • [VIA-2] What We See Online: A Forerunner or Echo of the Traditional Media Messages?
    Yu Won Oh, University of Michigan, USA
    Rebecca Ping Yu, University of Michigan, USA
  • [VIA-3] Challenging selective exposure: Do people expose themselves only to online content that fits their interests and preferences?
    Damian Trilling, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Klaus Schoenbach, University of Vienna, Austria
  • [VIA-4] Engaging the Disengaged: Examining the Relationship between Social Networking Site Use and Political Participation
    Soo Young Bae, University of Michigan, USA
  • [VIA-5] Encountering Online Heterogeneity: Does Exposure to Online Heterogeneity Reinforce Positive Political Consequences?
    Yangsun Hong, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
    Hernando Rojas, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Concurrent Session VI B
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P5-03
Public Opinion on Political Issues II
Panel Chair: Chiung-chu Lin, Soochow University, Taiwan

Concurrent Session VI C
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-01
ISSC Special Panel - "Critical Reflections on the Future of Comparative Social Research"
Panel Chair: ISSC Representative

  • Introductory remarks, including memorial for Prof. Sir Roger Jowell
    ISSC Representative
  • A global perspective
    Tom W. Smith, NORC at the University of Chicago, USA
  • Insights from regional social survey networks
    Takashi Inoguchi, University of Niigata Prefecture, Japan
    Benjamin Roberts, Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
    Caroline Roberts, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Lessons from recent comparative studies
    Jonathan Jackson, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
    Jon D. Miller, University of Michigan, USA

Concurrent Session VI D
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Seminar Room P6-02 (special panel with SI)
Deliberative Polling II
Panel Chair: Jeremy Mann, Stanford University, USA

  • What Makes People Willing to Spend Extra Money on Alternative Energy? A Statistical Analysis of Polling Data
    Tuteja Shawn, Stanford University, USA
  • Use of Deliberative Polling in Reforming Administrative Procedural Law
    Yue Huang, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Amending the California Initiative Process: Reforming Towards a Better Future
    Melody Wong, Stanford University, USA
  • Comparing Deliberative Polling in Dayawan (Huizhou, China) and Deliberative Polling in Macau
    Yi Qiu, Shenzhen University, China

Concurrent Session VI E
Saturday, June 16, 2012, 14:00 - 15:15
Location: Graduate House Wang Gungwu Theatre (round table discussion with SI)
E-Democracy II (Round Table Discussion)
Moderator: Robert Chung, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

  • Angus Cheong, Macao Polling Research Association, Macau
    Fernando Cheung, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    Ken Lam, Internet Society Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Jazz Ma, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clement So, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Ching-Hsin Yu, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
    Baohua Zhou, Fudan University, China


Organizers:

Public Opinion Programme, University of Hong Kong
World Association of Public Opinion Research

Co-organizers:

Fudan Media and Public Opinion Research Center, Fudan University (Mainland China)
Election Study Center, National Chengchi University (Taiwan)

Supporting Organizations:

Center for Deliberative Democracy, Stanford University (USA)
Macao Polling Research Association (Macau)
ERS e-Research & Solutions (Macau)
Chu Hai College of Higher Education (Hong Kong)
The Korean Association for Survey Research (Korea)
CVoter Foundation (India)

Corporate Sponsors:

NORC
The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
Nielsen
D3 Systems
Savantas Policy Institute

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