About the Book

Marketing Research outlines the key principles and skills involved at each step of the marketing research process, providing readers with targeted, practical solutions to a range of issues and equipping them with the tools they need to overcome the common pitfalls of designing research projects.

The chapters are arranged into core sections which progress systematically through the marketing research process, starting with designing and setting up research, to undertaking qualitative and quantitative research, and finally, summarizing and reporting research.

To aid students in their research project, each chapter features a collection of learning features, such as:

  • Case studies and international real-world examples

  • Ethics boxes – Highlighting ethical implications in research projects

  • Advanced boxes – Signaling more challenging topics students can return to after they have mastered the basics

  • Activity boxes – Encouraging students to understand how what they have learned applies to their own experiences