Antoine, Jacques
February 2007
Revue Française du Marketing;fev2007, Issue 211, p45
Academic Journal
According to a law dated 1977, updated in 2002, electoral polls in France are regulated concerning some aspects of their production and publication. The article deals with the main points of this regulation, and presents an evaluation of its enforcement by a specific committee, la « Commission des sondages ». Improvements are then suggested, both for polling institutes and for medias, in the field of electoral polls.


Related Articles

  • RECENT ARTICLES IN THE FIELD OF PUBLIC OPINION RESEARCH. Lamp, Erich // International Journal of Public Opinion Research;Winter97, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p400 

    The article lists several previously published papers in the field of public opinion research. The paper "Political Institutions and Satisfaction With Democracy: A Cross-National Analysis of Consensus and Majoritarian Systems," by Christopher J. Anderson and Christine A. Guillory, published in...

  • Political Risk: Polls Sending Out Mixed Signals.  // Latin America Monitor: Brazil Monitor;Sep2010, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p5 

    This article reports on the conflicting results of opinion polls for the presidential elections in Brazil in October 2010.

  • Polls give numbers, but truth is more elusive. Solomon, Norman // Indianapolis Business Journal;5/20/96, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p6B 

    Comments on deceptions staged through opinion polls during an election year. Profound consequences in slight differences in question wording; Funding by partisans; Alteration of public opinion through polls.

  • Neck and neck. Brenchley, Fred // Bulletin with Newsweek;10/30/2001, Vol. 119 Issue 6299, p25 

    Reports on the results of the poll survey conducted by 'The Bulletin' and Roy Morgan Research for the 2001 election in Australia taken on October 20-21. Increase in primary support for the Labor Party; Decline in Liberal-National Coalition support; Factors that influenced changes in the poll...

  • Polls Show Cheney Could Be Tie-Breaker Again. Oprea, Karen // Human Events;10/28/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 40, p3 

    Presents data on U.S. polls about Senate races in November 2002.

  • STATEWIDE POLLS.  // Time;10/11/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 15, p16 

    Information is given from a public opinion poll conducted in California, Florida, and Illinois concerning the effect of third-party candidates on the outcome of the U.S. Senate elections on September 24-28, 2010.

  • Why telephone polls get it wrong. Morgan, Gary // Bulletin with Newsweek;6/27/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5976, p33 

    Focuses on the accuracy of public opinion polls in Australia. Analysis of the trend in the Coalition lead over the Australian Labor Party; Difference of Newspoll and AGB:McNair; Simulated voting situation for respondents; Biases identified for telephone interviewing; Measuring the accuracy of...

  • Great uncertainly still lies before us. Mellman, Mark S. // Hill;10/13/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 112, p23 

    In this article the author focuses on the question as to which political party in the U.S. will control the House and Senate and he also comments that careful assessment of the varying results produced by the election forecasting methods adds some air of uncertainty.

  • Dems' gambit in Florida. Moulitsas, Markos // Hill;10/13/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 112, p25 

    In this article the author discusses the Senate race in Florida and believes that a bargain appears to have been made which is to surrender Democratic chances at picking up the Florida Senate seat in order to run and boost a candidate who will assist other Democrats up.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics