Replications in Economics: A Progress Report
Richard W. Palmer-Jones and
W. Reed ()
Working Papers in Economics from University of Canterbury, Department of Economics and Finance
This study reports on various aspects of replication research in economics. It includes (i) a brief history of data sharing and replication; (ii) the results of the authors’ survey administered to the editors of all 333 “Economics” journals listed in Web of Science in December 2013; (iii) an analysis of 155 replication studies that have been published in peer-reviewed economics journals from 1977-2014; (iv) a discussion of the future of replication research in economics, and (v) observations on how replications can be better integrated into research efforts to address problems associated with publication bias and other Type I error phenomena.
Keywords: Replication; data sharing; publication bias (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: A1 B4 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 43 pages
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Journal Article: Replications in Economics: A Progress Report (2015)
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