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credibility

The extent to which a researcher’s findings are compatible with data and conclusions extant in the scientific community. Credibility is a criterion for determining the “quality” or “trustworthiness” of qualitative research.
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An analysis of online credibility across three presidential campaigns.
The Media Credibility Index focuses on the relative credibility and believability of various media channels through which content is created.
In the "Business District," LegalZoom, Docstoc, Better Business Bureau and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses spent time with attendees and Dun & Bradstreet Credibility provided attendees a free copy of their company's D&B business credit report, a set of D&B scores and ratings which may factor into lenders' credit decisions.
As the study has been conducted with an exploratory nature, the study could provide a better understanding of the impact that an athletic endorser's performance has on his or her overall source credibility.
Sundar said the flow of credibility did not go both ways.
Coady sees credibility in the trust we have in the testimony of others.
Further, electronically recording during the interrogation process enables investigators to concentrate on a suspect's verbal and nonverbal components and can enhance an officer's credibility.
Often, it takes surprisingly little extra effort to increase the credibility of a study by modifying the design to increase its evidence level.
In this Economic Commentary we will construct a simple model so we can study these questions systematically, and we will use it to gain some insight into the importance of credibility to monetary policy.
But one of the challenges we have in the Air Force right now is that our overall credibility with sharing information and being forthright in where we are in procurement has really suffered greatly.
Rabelo says that the "international credibility of Pestana" is worth it, and that the BNB is very interested in supporting the chain's expansion in the region.