Global Journal of Fisheries and Aquaculture

RMV Flores

Department of Agricultural Economics, EMBRAPA Pesca e Aquicultura, Palmas, Brazil


  • Review Article   
    A systematic review of online survey methodology in aquaculture consumer research
    Author(s): TJ St. Louis*, MXP Filho and RMV Flores

    Aquaculture is currently the fastest growing food sector in the world. Therefore, research in this sector plays a significant role in its development. However, one of the major constraints in its development is the frequent improper use of data and methods for analysis. Nonetheless, knowledge production in this field is accelerating and depends greatly on the data collection methods, one of which is online surveys. Online survey research is a prevalent methodology that is widely used in various disciplines in consumer studies, yet several methodological issues still persist. To assess the extent to which aquaculture researchers utilize online surveys in their consumer studies, scientific publications during the period 2014-2021 were reviewed. Scopus and Web of Science engines were used to search the current literature, and 21 studies were identified for inclusion. The review .. Read More»

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