Edouard Machery is the Director of the Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh. He works primarily on the philosophical issues raised by cognitive science and neuroscience. He is also doing empirical research on moral psychology, semantics, and folk epistemology, often with a cross-cultural focus.
April 4th, 2020 | 51 mins 38 secs
bayes, false positives, replication crisis, statistics
Edouard Machery (University of Pittsburgh) talks about his paper with Benjamin et al. in Nature Human Behavior arguing that we should change the default threshold for “statistical significance" by an order of magnitude.