Torturing the Numbers

Post your research in political economy, share ideas and workshop your empirical work.

Moderator: sanha926

Re: Torturing the Numbers

Postby dtcochrane » Thu Oct 29, 2015 2:26 pm

joefrancis wrote:The good news is that I think the problem is starting to be recognised in economics as well:

http://www.businessinsider.com.au/federal-reserve-paper-on-the-replicability-of-economic-studies-2015-10

The bad news is that it might just put economists off doing more quantitative research...


So, how many economics professors got their professorships through fraudulent means?

No wonder the academy is in such rough shape.
dtcochrane
 
Posts: 160
Joined: Mon Dec 08, 2008 9:23 pm

Previous

Return to Research

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron