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An Empirical Study of End-User Behaviour in Spreadsheet Error Detection & Correction

  title={An Empirical Study of End-User Behaviour in Spreadsheet Error Detection \& Correction},
  author={Brian Bishop and Kevin McDaid},
Very little is known about the process by which end-user developers detect and correct spreadsheet errors. Any research pertaining to the development of spreadsheet testing methodologies or auditing tools would benefit from information on how end-users perform the debugging process in practice. Thirteen industry-based professionals and thirty-four accounting & finance students took part in a current ongoing experiment designed to record and analyse end-user behaviour in spreadsheet error… 

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