Life after P-Hacking
Joseph P. Simmons
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School; University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Leif D. Nelson
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA, 17-19 January 2013
In this presentation, we discussed how researchers' commitment to avoid p-hacking will affect their research lives. One conclusion is that most experimental research cannot be successful without at least 50 observations per condition.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 38
Keywords: false-positive psychology, research methodsworking papers series
Date posted: January 22, 2013
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