Z-Curve.2.0: Estimating Replication Rates and Discovery Rates

  title={Z-Curve.2.0: Estimating Replication Rates and Discovery Rates},
  author={Franti{\vs}ek Barto{\vs} and Ulrich Schimmack},
Publication bias, the fact that published studies are not necessarily representative of all conducted studies, poses a significant threat to the credibility of scientific literature. To mitigate the problem, we introduce z-curve 2.0 as a method that estimates two interpretable measures for the credibility of scientific literature based on test-statistics of published studies the expected replication rate (ERR) and the expected discovery rate (EDR). Z-curve 2.0 extends the work by Brunner and… 
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