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Redefine statistical significance.

  • Author(s): Benjamin, Daniel J;
  • Berger, James O;
  • Johannesson, Magnus;
  • Nosek, Brian A;
  • Wagenmakers, E-J;
  • Berk, Richard;
  • Bollen, Kenneth A;
  • Brembs, Björn;
  • Brown, Lawrence;
  • Camerer, Colin;
  • Cesarini, David;
  • Chambers, Christopher D;
  • Clyde, Merlise;
  • Cook, Thomas D;
  • De Boeck, Paul;
  • Dienes, Zoltan;
  • Dreber, Anna;
  • Easwaran, Kenny;
  • Efferson, Charles;
  • Fehr, Ernst;
  • Fidler, Fiona;
  • Field, Andy P;
  • Forster, Malcolm;
  • George, Edward I;
  • Gonzalez, Richard;
  • Goodman, Steven;
  • Green, Edwin;
  • Green, Donald P;
  • Greenwald, Anthony G;
  • Hadfield, Jarrod D;
  • Hedges, Larry V;
  • Held, Leonhard;
  • Hua Ho, Teck;
  • Hoijtink, Herbert;
  • Hruschka, Daniel J;
  • Imai, Kosuke;
  • Imbens, Guido;
  • Ioannidis, John PA;
  • Jeon, Minjeong;
  • Jones, James Holland;
  • Kirchler, Michael;
  • Laibson, David;
  • List, John;
  • Little, Roderick;
  • Lupia, Arthur;
  • Machery, Edouard;
  • Maxwell, Scott E;
  • McCarthy, Michael;
  • Moore, Don A;
  • Morgan, Stephen L;
  • Munafó, Marcus;
  • Nakagawa, Shinichi;
  • Nyhan, Brendan;
  • Parker, Timothy H;
  • Pericchi, Luis;
  • Perugini, Marco;
  • Rouder, Jeff;
  • Rousseau, Judith;
  • Savalei, Victoria;
  • Schönbrodt, Felix D;
  • Sellke, Thomas;
  • Sinclair, Betsy;
  • Tingley, Dustin;
  • Van Zandt, Trisha;
  • Vazire, Simine;
  • Watts, Duncan J;
  • Winship, Christopher;
  • Wolpert, Robert L;
  • Xie, Yu;
  • Young, Cristobal;
  • Zinman, Jonathan;
  • Johnson, Valen E
  • et al.
Abstract

We propose to change the default P-value threshold for statistical significance for claims of new discoveries from 0.05 to 0.005.

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