Tuesday, 4th December 2018
13:30 - 14:30
CESS Seminar Rooms - 3 George Street Mews
Experimenter Demand Effects: Can We Really Measure Them?
Zizzo’s (2010) conceptualization of experimenter demand effects has quickly caught on and now constitutes the standard definition in many experimental subdisciplines in the Social Sciences. I take issue with recent attempts to measure and operationalize EDEs and analize their limitations as well as the more problematic aspects of Zizzo’s original concept.