CAMPBELL: Is the AER Replicable? And is it Robust? Evidence from a Class Project

As part of a major replication and robustness project of articles in the American Economic Review, this fall I assigned students in my Masters Macro course at the New Economic School (Moscow) to replicate and test robustness for Macro papers…

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ROBERT GELFOND and RYAN MURPHY: Out-of-Sample Tests and Macroeconomics

The replication crisis has elicited a number of recommendations, from betting on beliefs, to open data, to improved norms in academic journals regarding replication studies. In our recent working paper, “A Call for Out-of-Sample Testing in Macroeconomics” (available at SSRN),…

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