Statistical Power

Design sensitivity and statistical power in acceptability judgment experiments

Previous investigations into the validity of acceptability judgment data have focused almost exclusively on _type I errors_ (or false positives) because of the consequences of such errors for syntactic theories (Sprouse & Almeida 2012; Sprouse et al. …

Power in acceptability judgment experiments and the reliability of data in syntax

The literature on acceptability judgment methodology has been recently dominated by two trends: criticisms of traditional informal judgment experiments as coarse and unreliable, and endorsement of larger, formal judgment experiments as more sensitive …