Economists are Biased. Who Would Have Guessed?!

[Excerpts taken from the blog “Ideology is Dead! Long Live Ideology!” by Mohsen Javdani and Ha-Joon Chang, posted at the website of the Institute for New Economic Thinking] “Mainstream (neoclassical) economics has always put a strong emphasis on the positivist…

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MAREN DUVENDACK: What are Registered Replication Reports?

Academia has been abuzz in recent years with new initiatives focusing on research transparency, replication and reproducibility of research. Notable in this regard are the Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences, and the Reproducibility Initiative which PLOS and…

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