Prof. Dr. Michael Bosnjak



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  • Research synthesis methods in psychology
  • Big data in psychology

Selected Publications

Bosnjak, M., Dannwolf, T., Enderle, T., Schaurer, I., Struminskaya, B., Tanner, A., & Weyandt, K.W. (in press).  Establishing an open probability-based mixed-mode panel of the general population in Germany: The GESIS Panel.  Social Science Computer Review.

Ekici, A., Sirgy, M.J., Lee, D.-J., Yu, G., & Bosnjak, M. (in press).  The effects of shopping well-being and shopping ill-being on consumer life satisfaction.  Applied Research in Quality of Life.

Kaiser, A., Kuhlmann, B.G., & Bosnjak, M. (in press). A meta-analysis of inhibitory-control deficits in patients diagnosed with Alzheimer's dementia. Neuropsychology.

Bosnjak, M. (2018).  Evidence-based survey operations: Choosing and mixing modes (pp. 319-330). In D.L. Vannette & J.A. Krosnick (Eds.). The Palgrave Handbook of Survey Research. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.

Bosnjak, M. & Erdfelder, E. (2018).  Hotspots in Psychology – 2018 Edition. Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 226(1), 1-2.

Bosnjak, M., Bauer, R., & Weyandt, K. (2018).  Mixed-devices in online surveys: Prevalence, determinants, and consequences (pp. 53-65). In A. Theobald (Ed.), Mobile Research. Wiesbaden, Germany: Springer Gabler.

Cornesse, C., & Bosnjak, M. (2018). Is there an association between survey characteristics and representativeness? A meta-analysis. Survey Research Methods, 12(1), 1-13.

Das, M., Kapteyn, A., & Bosnjak, M. (2018).  Open probability-based panel infrastructures (pp. 199-209). In D.L. Vannette & J.A. Krosnick (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Survey Research. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.

Stark, T., Silber, H., Krosnick, J.A., Blom, A.G., Aoyagi, M., Belchior, A., Bosnjak, M., Lund Clement, S., Cornilleau, A., Cousteaux, A.-S., John, M., Jónsdóttir, G.A., Lawson, K., Lynn, P., Martinsson, J., Shamshiri-Petersen, D., Tvinnereim, E., & Yu, R.-R. (2018). Generalization of classic question order effects across cultures.  Sociological Methods & Research, 1-36.

Bosnjak, M. (2017).  Mixed-mode surveys and data quality: Meta-analytic evidence and avenues for future research (pp. 11-25). In S. Eifler & F. Faulbaum (Eds.), Methodische Probleme von Mixed-Mode-Ansätzen in der Umfrageforschung. Wiesbaden: Springer Fachmedien.

Rammstedt, B., Danner, D., & Bosnjak, M. (2017).  Acquiescence response styles: A multilevel model explaining individual-level and country-level differences. Journal of Research in Personality, 107(1), 190-194.

Blom, A.G., Bosnjak, M., Cornilleau, A., Cousteaux, A.-S., Das, M., Douhou, S., & Krieger, U. (2016). A comparison of four probability-based online and mixed-mode panels in Europe. Social Science Computer Review, 34(1), 8-25.

Bosnjak, M., Das, M., & Lynn, P. (2016).  Methods for probability-based online and mixed-mode panels: Recent trends and future perspectives. Social Science Computer Review, 34(1), 3-7.

Knezevic, G., Lazarevic, L., Bosnjak, M., Puric, D., Petrovic, B., Teovanovic, P., Opacic, G. & Bodroza, B. (2016).  Towards a personality model encompassing a disintegration factor separate from the big five traits: A meta-analysis of the empirical evidence. Personality and Individual Differences, 95, 214-222.

Lazarevic, L., Bosnjak, M., Knezevic, G., Petrovic, B., Puric, D., Teovanovic, P., Opacic, G. & Bodroza, B. (2016).  Disintegration as an additional trait in the psychobiological model of personality: Assessing discriminant validity via meta-analysis.Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 224(3), 204-215.

Bosnjak, M., Haas, I., Galesic, M., Kaczmirek, L., Bandilla, W., & Couper, M.P. (2013).  Sample composition biases in different development stages of a probabilistic online panel. Field Methods, 25(4), 339-360.

Aguirre-Rodriguez, A., Bosnjak, M., & Sirgy, M.J. (2012).  Moderators of the self-congruity effect on consumer decision-making: A meta-analysis. Journal of Business Research, 65(8), 1179-1188.

Bosnjak, M., Metzger, G., & Gräf, L. (2010).  Understanding the willingness to participate in mobile surveys: Exploring the role of utilitarian, affective, hedonic, social, self-expressive, and trust-related factors. Social Science Computer Review, 28(3), 350-370.

Couper, M. & Bosnjak, M. (2010). Internet surveys (pp. 527-550). In J.D. Wright & P. V. Marsden (Eds.), Handbook of Survey Research (2nd edition). San Diego, CA: Elsevier.

Bosnjak, M. & Viechtbauer, W. (2009).  Die Methode der Meta-Analyse zur Evidenz-basierung von Gesundheitsrisiken: Beiträge der Sozial-, Verhaltens- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften. Zentralblatt für Arbeitsmedizin, Arbeitsschutz und Ergonomie, 59(11), 322-333.