Category: NEWS & EVENTS


Fudging Data About Dishonesty

[Excerpts are taken from the blog “Evidence of Fraud in an Influential Field Experiment About Dishonesty” posted by Uri Simonsohn, Joe Simmons, Leif Nelson and anonymous researchers at Data Colada] “This post is co-authored with a team of researchers who have…

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Early Bird Discount for Tickets to (Virtual) Metascience 2021 Expires July 31st!

Early bird tickets are still available for Metascience 2021 at the discounted rate of $10 USD. To check out the conference, go here. For tickets, go here.

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Replication Leads to High Profile Retraction

[Excerpts are taken from the article “Retracted: Risk Management in Financial Institutions” “ by Adriano Rampini, S. Viswanathan, and Guillaume Vuillemey, published in the Journal of Finance] “The authors hereby retract the above article, published in print in the April…

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Last Call for Metascience 2021 Submissions

FROM THE METASCIENCE 2021 ORGANIZING COMMITTEE: You’re invited to submit an event or lightning talk proposal to the Metascience 2021 Conference by this Wednesday, June 30 to help contribute to the enrichment of attendees’ perspectives of the field of metascience….

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Open Invitation to the Webinar Launch of the InSPiR2eS International Research Alliance

InSPiR2eS is a new global research network primarily aimed at research training and capacity building, resting on a foundation theme of responsible science (for some more details, please refer to the 2-pager outline here). Whether you are a current network…

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repliCATS is Back!

About the repliCATS project Based at the University of Melbourne, the repliCATS project team are part of a wider program called SCORE funded by DARPA. We are excited about reimagining peer review as a structured deliberation process. We’re testing this…

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COS wants YOU to collaborate with them!

The Center for Open Science (COS), as part of Phase 2 of the SCORE project, is looking for researchers interested in collaborating on replication and reproduction projects. In a nutshell, COS has identified a number of articles across a wide variety…

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On the Past and Present of Reproducibility and Replicability in Economics

[Excerpts are taken from the article “Reproducibility and Replicability in Economics” by Lars Vilhuber, published in Harvard Data Science Review] “In this overview, I provide a summary description of the history and state of reproducibility and replicability in the academic field…

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What is REECAP? And Why You Should Watch Their Webinar (19 October 2020, 10.30-12.30 CET)

The Research network on Economic Experiments for the Common Agricultural Policy (REECAP) is an EU-wide informal consortium with the aim to promote and foster economic experimental designs and behavioural analysis in the context of evaluating European agricultural policies. The network…

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The Social Science Prediction Platform Makes Its Debut

[Excerpts taken from the blog “Announcing the launch of the Social Science Prediction Platform!” by Aleksandar Bogdanoski and Katie Hoeberling, posted at the BITSS blogsite] “Collecting and recording predictions systematically can help us understand how results relate to our prior…

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