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Redefine statistical significance

Benjamin, Daniel J. and Camerer, Colin (2018) Redefine statistical significance. Nature Human Behaviour, 2 (1). pp. 6-10. ISSN 2397-3374. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20190424-085130014

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Abstract

We propose to change the default P-value threshold for statistical significance from 0.05 to 0.005 for claims of new discoveries.


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Camerer, Colin0000-0003-4049-1871
Additional Information:© 2017 Macmillan Publishers Limited, part of Springer Nature. Published 01 September 2017; Issue Date January 2018. We thank D. L. Lormand, R. Royer and A. T. Nguyen Viet for excellent research assistance. Competing interests: One of the 72 authors, Christopher Chambers, is a member of the Advisory Board of Nature Human Behaviour. Christopher Chambers was not a corresponding author and did not communicate with the editors regarding the publication of this article. The other authors declare no competing interests.
Group:Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience
Subject Keywords:Human behavior; Statistics
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