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IPA’s weekly links

Guest post by Jeff Mosenkis of Innovations for Poverty Action. The links are back from vacation. We may have a few back links to catch

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Interview with President of the Flat Earth Society Ioannidis debunks medical conferences Abhijit Banerjee on the Guardian developm,ent podcast IDS has a governance and development

Why most research is false, explained

Ioannidis says most published research findings are false. This is plausible in his field of medicine where it is easy to imagine that there are

Why most research will tend to be wrong?

In the paper, Ioannidis laid out a detailed mathematical proof that, assuming modest levels of researcher bias, typically imperfect research techniques, and the well-known tendency

Why We Fight - Book Cover

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