Problem Situations In Assessing The Quality Of Academic Work Through Surveys
Margarita Lambova () and
Veselin Hadzhiev ()
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Margarita Lambova: University of Economics - Varna
Veselin Hadzhiev: University of Economics - Varna
An Annual Book of University of Economics - Varna, 2018, vol. 89, issue 1, 5-43
In the study there are submitted to critical analysis some widely used in assessing the quality of academic work at higher education institutions surveys, indicators, average values, etc. Attention is paid to issues connected with measurement and scaling. Demonstrated is the logical untenability of the used arithmetic mean and is proposed an alternative methodology for designing a generalized indicator for measuring the quality of academic work by means of surveys.
Keywords: survey; measurement; ordinal scale; arithmetic mean; median (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: C18 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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