The Method Section: P-Values

00:00 – Intro

02:41 – P-values

04:26 – What is a p-value?

13:07 – P-hacking

16:06 – Common p-value mistakes

21:40 – Ending and outro

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This week on The Method Section, Tom is analysing p-values, are they significant enough to keep using? Ever since their introduction scientists have been both arguing for and against p-values due to peoples misunderstanding, misinterpretation and sometimes dishonest representation of them. Now with powerful technology available to perform more intense statistics, people question the relevance of the p-value! Music by: Joakim Karud –

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