Policy commentary and peer review

from The Incidental Economist at http://bit.ly/1rHTrO4 on November 29, 2014 at 08:45PM


The psychologist Jay Belsky has a provocative editorial in this morning’s New York Times. For reasons that will be come clear in a moment, I can’t comment on the policies that Belsky advocates. The purpose of this post is to make a point about how policy commentary based on peer-reviewed science ought to be conducted. Belsky summarizes […]