Selection of a Research Problem

  Subject: Research Methodology/Business Research Topic: Selection of a Research Problem Topics Covered *Need to formulate the research problem *Steps in formulating the research problem *How to identify the research problem *Formulation of problem statement *Formulating research question / hypotheses *Identify research objectives *Scope of research *Expected outcome of research The Research Idea *Everyday life (Professional experience) *Practical issues (Burning questions) […]

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Effectiveness of Anti Smoking Campaigns in India

  Project/Slides/Presentation Transcript Subject: Research Methodology/Business Research Topic:  Effectiveness of Anti Smoking Campaigns in India “An insight into how anti smoking campaigns can be made more effective among urban youth.” Introduction: Today a big percentage of any countries population smokes and an even greater percentage of the population passive smokes, Smoking alone causes many deaths in every country and is […]

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Research Methodology – Introduction

  Research Definition – Research is a careful investigation or inquiry specifically through search for new facts in any branch of knowledge. It is an original contribution to the existing stock of knowledge making for its advancement. Research can simply be defined a task of searching from available data to modify a certain result or theory. Research Methodology refers to – […]

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Research Problem – Meaning,Components,Selection,Formulation,Techniques

Research Problem   Research Problem –  It refers to some difficulty which a researcher experiences in the context of either theoretical or practical situation and wants to obtain a solution for the same. A research problem can be simply defined as a statement that identifies the problem or situation to be studied. Components of research problem An individual or a […]

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Other Methods for Data Collection

Other Methods for Data Collection There are many methods for data collection other than Observation, Interview,Questionnaire and Schedules. Other Methods for Data Collection (a) Warranty Cards – It is a method for data collection in which postal size cards are used by dealers of consumer durables to collect info regarding their product. Information needed is printed in form of questions on […]

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Sampling Theory, Sampling Errors, Types of Sampling

Sampling is simply a process for obtaining relevant information and making inferences about a population by analysing a small group of people within the population for the purpose of a research. It essentially involves selecting a small portion from the aggregate or total population and examining that portion in order to draw inferences about the total population. Population or Universe – […]

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Sampling Methods/Techniques of Sampling

Sampling methods can be categorised into two types of sampling: Probability Sampling – In this sampling method the probability of each item in the universe to get selected for research is the same. Hence the sample collected through this method is totally random in nature. Therefore it is also known as Random Sampling. Non-Probability Sampling – In this sampling method […]

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