Pre-Registration in Experimental Economics: An Editorial Policy
2. Editorial Policy
- By submitting an experimental paper to the section, authors make a “declaration of honor” that all data and analysis files will be made available along with publication of the article and that all other relevant data, including all data from pilots, is appropriately described in the article. If authors wish not to make their data and/or analysis files available, or if authors prefer not to disclose all data/pilots, a separate statement explaining the reasons needs to be submitted and will be appended to the article for review and publication purposes.
- Submissions should label themselves as either hypothesis-generating or as hypothesis-testing. Authors are encouraged to pre-register all hypothesis-testing projects. All pre-registered analysis should be reported in the main sections of the paper. Other analyses should be labelled as exploratory.
- Pre-registered experimental projects can be submitted instead of full papers and will be peer-reviewed with the possibility of provisional acceptance, without the inclusion of results from the pre-registered analysis, both before and after data collection.
Data Availability Statement
Conflicts of Interest
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|Analysis: Exploration/Auxiliary Experiment/Illustration/Fitting New Theory||Replication/Reproduction/Falsification/Testing Existing Theory|
|Provisional acceptance of pre-registered experiments possible?||No||Yes|
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Nax, H.H. Pre-Registration in Experimental Economics: An Editorial Policy. Games 2023, 14, 5. https://doi.org/10.3390/g14010005
Nax HH. Pre-Registration in Experimental Economics: An Editorial Policy. Games. 2023; 14(1):5. https://doi.org/10.3390/g14010005Chicago/Turabian Style
Nax, Heinrich H. 2023. "Pre-Registration in Experimental Economics: An Editorial Policy" Games 14, no. 1: 5. https://doi.org/10.3390/g14010005