Reverse p-hacking

Definition: Exploiting researcher degrees of freedom during statistical analysis in order to increase the likelihood of accepting the null hypothesis (for instance, p > .05).

Related terms: Analytic flexibility, HARKing, P-hacking, Questionable Research Practices or Questionable Reporting Practices (QRPs), Researcher degrees of freedom, Selective reporting

Reference: Chuard et al. (2019)

Drafted and Reviewed by: Robert M. Ross, Mahmoud Elsherif, Alexander Hart, Sam Parsons, Timo Roettger

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