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Journal Bans Wee P-values—And Confidence Intervals! Break Out The Champagne!

W.M. Briggs is ecstatic

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Many, many, and even many times you don’t need statistical procedures. You just look at your data. How many in this group vs. that group. Just count! Why does the difference exist? Who knows? Not statistics, that’s for sure. Believing wee p-values proved causation was the biggest fallacy running. We don’t need statistical models to tell us what happened. The data can do that alone.

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