Jan 22, 2018 – Jan 25, 2018 |meeting of the Working Group in African Political Economy (WGAPE). The training will be held January 22-25, 2018 at New York University-Abu Dhabi. Read More →
Oct 26, 2017 | Washington, DCRead More →
Oct 20, 2017 | DublinElaine Toomey will have a booth at the 3rd Annual Health Research Board Trial Methodology Symposium. Come by the booth to learn more about BITSS's efforts to support researchers and reproducibility in the social sciences! Read More →
Oct 19, 2017 – Oct 21, 2017 | San Diego, CAElise Wang Sonne is presenting at a speed session and a hosting a poster at the 2017 Women in Statistics and Data Science Conference (WSDS) of the American Statistical Association (ASA), scheduled for October 19-21, 2017. Elise's presentation builds on her Catalyst trainings in Sub-Saharan Africa and reflects on the gender bias in research transparency and the adoption of reproducibility practices. Abstract below. Read More →
Oct 12, 2017 | FriedrichshafenMeta-Analysis of Economics Research Network (MAER-Net) Colloquium 2017 at Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen in Germany. Dr. Miguel's talk is titled "Transparency, reproducibility, and the credibility of economics research."
Aug 18, 2017 – Aug 19, 2017 | 5045 BergenThe Choice Lab at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), BITSS will deliver a workshop on research transparency and reproducibility. This two-day workshop will be led by Dr. Eva Vivalt (Australian National University) and will target 40-50 students, faculty, and researchers to train them on the challenges facing the credibility of social science research, as well as currently known best practices for more transparent, reproducible research. The workshop will engage the audience with hands-on workflow-related activities and software. Read More →
Aug 1, 2017 – Aug 5, 2017 |The Choice Lab at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), BITSS is holding a panel on research transparency and reproducibility at the 68° North Conference on Behavioral and Experimental Economics at the end of a workshop for PhD students. Read More →
Jun 28, 2017 | San DiegoGarret Christensen (BITSS, BIDS), Abel Brodeur (University of Ottawa), Elliott Collins (UC Berkeley), Fernando Hoces de la Guardia (RAND Corporation), Taisuke Imai (Caltech), Chishio Furukawa (MIT), and Mauricio Romero (UC San Diego). Read More →
May 26, 2017 – Mar 28, 2017 | Boston, MAAssociation for Psychological Science (APS) Convention in Boston, Massachusetts. Come by our booth to learn more about how BITSS can support researchers and reproducibility in the psychological sciences!
Mar 31, 2017 | LondonElise Wang Sonne (UNU-MERIT) Location: LSE Africa Summit 2017 Research Conference | London, England Description The aim of this workshop is to train the next generation of social science researchers in tools and practices to enhance the transparency, reproducibility, and openness of their research. Read More →
Jan 6, 2017 – Jan 8, 2017 | Chicago, ILSSMART grant recipients at a paper session at the 2017 American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association Annual Meeting in January! The session, titled "Meta-Analysis and Reproducibility in Social Science Research," will feature research and discussion from BITSS affiliates Eva Vivalt, Sean Tanner, Rachel Glennerster, Solomon Hsiang, and John Ioannidis. The session will take place on day three of the meeting, January 8, 2017.
Jul 12, 2016 – Jul 14, 2016 | Dar es Salaam
The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) and the East African Social Science Translation (EASST) Collaborative, in partnership with the World Bank Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) and the University of Dar es Salaam, will host the 2016 East Africa Evidence Summit, to be held July 12-14, 2016 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Read More →