Statistical Evidence in Experimental Psychology: An Empirical Comparison Using 855 t Tests.

@article{Wetzels2011StatisticalEI,
  title={Statistical Evidence in Experimental Psychology: An Empirical Comparison Using 855 t Tests.},
  author={Ruud Wetzels and D{\'o}ra Matzke and Michael D Lee and Jeffrey N. Rouder and Geoffrey J. Iverson and Eric-Jan Wagenmakers},
  journal={Perspectives on psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science},
  year={2011},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={
          291-8
        }
}
  • Ruud Wetzels, Dóra Matzke, +3 authors Eric-Jan Wagenmakers
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    Perspectives on psychological…
    2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Statistical inference in psychology has traditionally relied heavily on p-value significance testing. This approach to drawing conclusions from data, however, has been widely criticized, and two types of remedies have been advocated. The first proposal is to supplement p values with complementary measures of evidence, such as effect sizes. The second is to replace inference with Bayesian measures of evidence, such as the Bayes factor. The authors provide a practical comparison of p values… CONTINUE READING

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