Is fit-statistic anarchy the answer to tyranny of the p-value?
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:30AM
Dan Kahan

Now we are getting somewhere!

But note how much weight this proposal places on (or how much confidence it expresses in) the inferential literacy of referees. If we cut social science loose from the p-value in favor of the gestalt judgment of reviewers and editors, what's to prevent a dictatorship of confirmation bias?

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