Tag: replication crisis

Can Auditing Scientific Research Fix its Reproducibility Crisis?

"The study predicts that audits would reduce the number of false positive results from 30.2 per 100 papers to 12.3 per 100—far from perfect,...

Researchers Question “Gold Standard” Status of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Researchers argue for plurality and diversity among psychotherapy approaches and question the perceived superiority of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).

Hundreds of Researchers to Replicate Psychology Studies

From BuzzFeed: As part of a new network called the Psychological Science Accelerator, more than 400 psychologists worldwide are teaming up to fix the so-called replication...

When Data Doesn’t Mean What We Think It Does

From The New York Times: In recent years, social scientists have become increasingly concerned about the "replication crisis," i.e. the dearth of reproducible research results....

When the Revolution Came for Amy Cuddy

From The New York Times Magazine: The work of Amy Cuddy, a social psychologist best known for her research and viral TED talk on "power...

“What Psychology’s Crisis Means for the Future of Science”

For Vox, Brian Resnik explains how our academic and research institutions are structured to make it more likely that false positives will be published....