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Implementing Increased Transparency and Reproducibility in Economics

Replicability is at the core of the scientific enterprise. In the past 30 years,recurring concerns about the extent of replicability (or lack thereof) of the research in various disciplines have…

From  Lars Vilhuber on April 1st, 2020 2 plays

03. Alan Beyerchen, Kluge & Clausewitz

From  jrp354 on December 13th, 2018 16 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Douglas Dockery: Measuring the Health Benefits of Fine Particle Air Pollution Controls

Professor Dockery has studied the health effects of air pollution exposures in populations for over 35 years. Long-term follow-up studies have shown particulate air pollution is associated with…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 35 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2014-10-07 - Bruce Turnbull: Interim Monitoring of Clinical Trials: Decision Theory, Dynamic Programming and Optimal Stopping

There are currently over 33,000 clinical trials being conducted worldwide according to the registry clinicaltrial.gov. These are very expensive, often costing tens or even hundreds of millions of…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 3 plays

10 - Positive psychological functioning: An enduring asset for healthy aging

Laura D. Kubzansky, Harvard University October 3, 2013 The conference aimed to close the gap between two burgeoning fields of research at the intersection of aging, emotion, and health. On the one…

From  Marshall Perryman on January 25th, 2017 135 plays

02 - Leveraging motivation to improve aging outcomes

Laura L. Carstensen, Stanford University October 3, 2013 The conference aimed to close the gap between two burgeoning fields of research at the intersection of aging, emotion, and health. On the…

From  Marshall Perryman on January 22nd, 2017 18 plays