Nine 'cornerstone research' studies repeated in the Netherlands to check results

Scientific studies are rarely repeated. However, it may be useful to see if the results are correct. In the Netherlands nine studies are now being replicated. NWO wants to replicate these 'cornerstone research' studies in order to contribute to increased transparency in research and the quality of reporting of research results.

The idea for NWO's pilot programme 'Replication Studies' comes from cognitive psychologist Daniël Lakens of TU Eindhoven.

Read the article in Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant

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