February 28, 2013

Psychologists Need to Get Their House in Order

Keith Laws, Guardian


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In 2005, the epidemiologist John Ioannidis provocatively claimed that "most published research findings are false". In the field of psychology – where negative results rarely see the light of day – we have a related problem: there is the very real possibility that many unpublished, negative findings are true.

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TAGGED: Publication Bias, Reproducibility, Psychology

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