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A Primer on p Hacking

  There is a replicability crisis in science – unidentified “false positives” are pervading even our top research journals. A false positive is a claim that an effect exists when in actuality it doesn’t. No one knows what proportion of published papers contain such incorrect or overstated results, but there are signs that the proportion […]

Categories: Quantitative

Tags: p Hacking, Replication, Statistics

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