Secondary Data Preregistration

Affiliated institutions: Center For Open Science

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Category: Instrumentation

Description: This project contains a template and instructions for registering a research project that uses an existing dataset. More information here:

License: CC0 1.0 Universal


Secondary Data Preregistation Scope and Background Preregistration is the process of specifying project details, such as hypotheses, data collection procedures, and analytical decisions, prior to conducting a study. It is designed to make a clearer distinction between data-driven, exploratory work and a-priori, confirmatory work. Both modes of research are valuable, but are easy to unintentionall...


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