Research Symposium: Building a research culture for replicability and reproducibility in the social sciences
Sep. 23, 2021 — BITSS is organizing a research symposium on replicability and reproducibility at the 2021 Metascience conference, featuring the following presentations:
- “Accelerating Computational Reproducibility with the Social Science Reproduction Platform” by Fernando Hoces de la Guardia and Aleksandar Bogdanoski (BITSS);
- “Systematizing Confidence in Open Research and Evidence” by Olivia Miske and Nick Fox (Center for Open Science);
- “Improving Research Code Quality and Execution” by Ana Trisovic (Harvard); and
- “Internal replication of computational workflows in scientific research” by Jade Benjamin-Chung (Stanford). Register to attend. Learn More →.
Jun. 2, 2021 — BITSS, the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, and Lars Vilhuber hosted a workshop at the Tenth Annual AEA Conference on Teaching and Research in Economic Education (CTREE). The workshop included an overview of the evolving landscape of reproducibility standards in economics, an introduction to the Social Science Reproduction Platform, and an introduction to a Data Citations module using the Federal Reserve Economic Data. Learn More →.
May 21, 2021 — Fernando Hoces de la Guardia presented the Social Science Reproduction Platform as part of the Spring 2021 “Instruction in Reproducible Research” webinar series hosted by Project TIER. The webinar series will include nine other presentations exploring the educational purposes of teaching students transparent and reproducible methods of quantitative data analysis. Learn More →.
Jan. 8, 2021 — Lars Vilhuber and Fernando Hoces de Guardia discussed the Social Science Reproduction Platform as part of a panel at the 9th BITSS Annual Meeting. Watch the presentation and find slides here.
Advancing Computational Reproducibility in the Social Sciences at the CNI Fall 2020 Virtual Membership Meeting
Nov. 10, online — At 11 am PT, Katie Hoeberling and Fernando Hoces de la Guardia will give a presentation titled “Advancing Computational Reproducibility in the Social Sciences: Creating and Using Digital Reproduction Records as a Pedagogical Tool” as part of the Fall 2020 Virtual Membership Meeting of the Coalition for Networked Information. Learn more →
Oct. 15, online — BITSS Project Scientist Fernando Hoces de la Guardia gave a presentation titled “Research Transparency: Challenges and Solutions” (in Spanish) as part of a seminar organized by the Center for Research in Applied Economics at the University of Talca, Chile. Learn More →
Oct. 6, online — Fernando Hoces de la Guardia gave a presentation titled “Accelerating Computational Reproducibility in Economics: Guidelines and a Crowdsourcing Platform” as part of the Development Lunch seminar series organized by the Department of Economics, UC Berkeley. Learn more →
BITSS Presentations on Computational Reproducibility in Economics at the Virtual 95th WEAI Annual Conference
June 27, 2020, online — BITSS hosted two virtual sessions on computational reproducibility as part of the 95th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI). The sessions presented resources and lessons learned from the Accelerating Computation Reproducibility in Economics (ACRe) project led BITSS and AEA Data Editor Lars Vilhuber. Learn more →.