Business Research Methods
...Methods talks about research design by offering the reader the basic stages in a research design, the major descriptors of a research design, as well as the major types of research designs (Cooper & Schindler, 2013). Also, the chapter discusses the relationships, which exist between variables in a research design together with the steps for evaluating those relationships. According to the actors, a research design is the strategy by which a plan of a study is carried out (Cooper & Schindler, 2013). The authors discussed exploratory versus formalized research designs, monitoring versus ex-post facto research... Chapter Summaries and Case Studies
Chapter 6 of the Business Research Methods...