Respondent Authenticity: a biometrical approach to authenticate panellists
Christoph IrmerODC Services GmbH, Germany
Bernd WachterPsyma Group AG, Germany
BACKGROUND/PRECISE DEFINITION OF THE PROBLEM
It has long been an unsolved problem of online market research conducted by means of Access Panel sample surveys, that there has been no possibility to verify whether a participant in a survey is really the same who was requested to take part in the survey by means of an e-mail message addressed to him.
B2B target groups, for example IT decision makers or doctors, are conceivable as examples. There has for a long time...