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How to conduct valid social science research using MTurk – a checklist

Aguinis, Herman, Villamor, Isabel and Ramani, Ravi S. (2020) How to conduct valid social science research using MTurk – a checklist. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (15 Dec 2020). Blog Entry.

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The use of Amazon’s Mechanical Turk (MTurk) for social science research has increased exponentially in recent years. Although there is great excitement about the practical and logistical benefits, there is justifiable skepticism about the validity of research using data collected with MTurk. In this post, Herman Aguinis, Isabel Villamor, and Ravi S. Ramani provide 10 actionable best-practice recommendations and a checklist that can serve as a catalyst for more robust, reproducible, and trustworthy MTurk-based research.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 28 Jan 2021 13:39
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:00

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