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Reproducibility and Transparency

The Political Methodologist is joining with 12 other political science journals in signing the Data Access and Research Transparency (DA-RT) joint statement. The social sciences receive little respect from politicians and segments of the mass public. There are many reasons … Continue reading

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The Social Sciences in the Crosshairs (Again)

This morning I watched the House Subcommittee on Research and Technology mark-up House Bill 4186. The bill, labeled as the “Frontiers in Innovation, Research, Science, and Technology” (FIRST) Act of 2014 authorizes expenditures for the National Science Foundation.  The bill is controversial … Continue reading

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