Seminar Series

CNES Seminar Series


The CNES Seminar Series casts a spotlight on different National Election Studies that share their experiences in designing and conducting election studies.

Participation is free and open to everyone interested in the practices and methodological aspects of electoral research.


The spring 2024 edition: “Increasing Response Rates: The Use of Incentives”

May 14th 2024

3:00pm-4:30pm Central European Time (UTC/GMT +2)


REGISTER HERE to attend (open until May 5th, 2024)


15:00-15:10 Welcome (Diego Garzia, Italian National Election Studies ITANES, Chair)

15:10-15:40 Presentations

Anke Tresch, Swiss Election Study (Selects):

The use of cash incentives in the Swiss Election Study Selects

Sebastian Lundmark, SOM-Institute and Swedish National Election Study (SNES):

The effect non-cash incentives have on response rates. Evidence from five years of experiments in Sweden.

15:40-16:30 Discussion and Q&A