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The correlation between original and replication effect sizes might be spurious

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In the reproducibility project, original effect sizes correlated r=0.51 with the effect sizes of replications. Some researchers find this hopeful. — Jessie Sun (@JessieSunPsych) January 28, 2016 I don’t think we should be interpreting this correlation at all, because it might very well be completely spurious. One important reason why correlations might be spurious is the presence of different subgroups,…
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