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New Scientist on AAPOR censure

Debora Mackenzie, in the New Scientist reports on the AAPOR censure: AAPOR charges that by refusing “to answer even basic questions” about data and methods, Burnham is preventing other researchers from evaluating his conclusions. According to New Scientist’s investigation, however, Burnham has sent his data and methods to other researchers, who found it sufficient. A…

The American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) has put out a press release alleging that Gilbert Burnham (who is not a member of the AAPOR) violated the AAPOR’s code of ethics. What did he do? Their press release states: Mary E. Losch, chair of AAPOR’s Standards Committee, noted that AAPOR’s investigation of Burnham began…