The United States presidential election of 1948 was the 41st quadrennial
presidential election, .... Even so, Stassen was still leading Dewey in the polls for
the upcoming Oregon primary. ..... Dixi...
The election of 1948 demonstrated that a good poll needed a later sample.
random sample ... What is not a good characteristic of a good opinion poll? Using
a push ... What did The election of 1936 demonstrated that a good poll needed?
The election of ...
In one of the most studied elections in United States history, ... If he lost his
Senate bid in 1948, he planned to return to Texas to .... particularly his stance on
labor, demonstrates how Johnson was adept at playing ... They were good,
because he and Stevenson would both go into a ..... Fortas realized that Johnson
Potential Vote in the 1948 Election ... Probably the largest group of newcomers to
the polls in 1948 will be veterans who could not, or did not, cast ballots in 1944 ...
Public opinion polls have played a part in past national elections but never so ....
of the state's Democratic voters needed to carry the state for Nixon in November.
.... Prior to 1936, straw polls enjoyed a good reputation, for the Digest had come
.... In presidential elections other than the Dewey-Truman election of 1948 the ...
Political scientists have used preelection polls to study the (intended) voting ....
later demonstrate, even if the market price is efficient, it does not follow that the ....
market price is a good predictor because the market is efficient (Forsythe et al. ....
market and the behavior of participants are needed. ...... election Polls o...
One of the most famous failures of political polling occurred in the 1948
presidential election between Harry Truman (the democratic incumbent) and
Three major polls covered the election campaign: Crossley, for the Hearst
newspapers ... To ﬁnd out what went wrong for the polls, it is necessary to ﬁnd out
how they chose their ... From a commonsense point of view, quota sampling
leeks good. it seems to ... Table 3. The Republican bias in the Gallup Poll, 1936-
the preelection polls primarily on quota sample methods (Mosteller et al. 1949). 5
. Specifically ... where interviewers were instructed to get a “good distribution.” 11.
The economic ..... presented in Cantril (1948) demonstrates a remarkable level of
over-time stability quite ... It is necessary to take a model-based approach to.