Quantify uncertainty in behavioral research

The behavioral sciences underestimate the uncertainty of research findings and thus overestimate replicability. Metrologists in the physical sciences quantify all material components of uncertainty, even if some components must be quantified using non-statistical means. Behavioral science should follow suit.

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Rigdon, E.E., Sarstedt, M. & Becker, J. Quantify uncertainty in behavioral research. Nat Hum Behav (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-019-0806-0

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