Make Research Data Public?---Not Always so Simple: A Dialogue for Statisticians and Science Editors

@article{Sedransk2010MakeRD,
  title={Make Research Data Public?---Not Always so Simple: A Dialogue for Statisticians and Science Editors},
  author={Nell Sedransk and Lawrence H. Cox and Deborah Nolan and Keith Soper and Clifford H. Spiegelman and Linda J. Young and Katrina L. Kelner and Robert A. Moffitt and Ani Thakar and Jordan Raddick and Edward J. Ungvarsky and Richard W. Carlson and Rolf Apweiler},
  journal={CoRR},
  year={2010},
  volume={abs/1011.0810}
}
Putting data into the public domain is not the same thing as making those data accessible for intelligent analysis. A distinguished group of editors and experts who were already engaged in one way or another with the issues inherent in making research data public came together with statisticians to initiate a dialogue about policies and practicalities of requiring published research to be accompanied by publication of the research data. This dialogue carried beyond the broad issues of the… CONTINUE READING