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The meaning of significance in data testing
(Frontiers Media SA, 2016-11-11)
Retract 0.005 and propose using JASP, instead
Seeking to address the lack of research reproducibility, Benjamin et al. propose a pragmatic solution: use a stricter 0.005 standard for statistical significance when claiming evidence of new discoveries. Notwithstanding ...
The logic of p-values
(PsyArxiv Preprints, 2017-12-13)
Wagenmakers et al. addressed the illogic use of p-values in 'Psychological Science under Scrutiny'. While historical criticisms mostly deal with the illogical nature of null hypothesis significance testing (NHST), Wagenmakers ...
Manipulating the alpha level cannot cure significance testing – comments on "Redefine statistical significance"
(PeerJ Preprints, 2017-11-14)
We argue that depending on p-values to reject null hypotheses, including a recent call for changing the canonical alpha level for statistical significance from .05 to .005, is deleterious for the finding of new discoveries ...