If you care about evidence-based policy, one of your favorite moments in the past 20+ years is when the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018 was enacted. This Act is commonly known as the Evidence Act—after all, no one wants to repeat a long title all the time…
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That’s the title of a new piece released today in the journal Health Affairs. It’s by me and Kushal Kadakia, a former Rhodes Scholar who has spent time…
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One of the biggest problems in scientific funding today is that younger scientists are increasingly shut out of funding, and are forced to stay in…
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Tl;dr version: So far, it has been pretty much impossible to reduce the burden of bureaucracy on researchers via normal politics. We need a national…
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We’re all familiar with meteorologists’ forecasts: a 5% chance of rain, a 95% chance of rain, etc. It would be far less useful if you turned on the…
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With science funders like NIH and NSF, we need to dramatically expand their capacity to assess reproducibility, as well as to investigate the more…
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Hello from Stuart Buck at the Good Science Project! If you work on science funding issues, here are some updates of interest: In May of next year, the…
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Hello from the Good Science Project! Since the last newsletter, a lot has happened. Our brilliant fellow Eric Gilliam has written two further…
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