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Conducting high impact research with limited financial resources (while working from home)

Hanel, Paul HP (2020) 'Conducting high impact research with limited financial resources (while working from home).' Meta-Psychology. ISSN 2003-2714

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Abstract

The Covid-19 pandemic has far-reaching implications for researchers. For example, many researchers cannot access their labs anymore and are hit by budget-cuts from their institutions. Luckily, there are a range of ways how high-quality research can be conducted without funding and face-to-face interactions. In the present paper, I discuss nine such possibilities, including meta-analyses, secondary data analyses, web-scrapping, scientometrics, or sharing one’s expert knowledge (e.g., writing tutorials). Most of these possibilities can be done from home, as they require only access to a computer, the internet, and time; but no state-of-the art equipment or funding to pay for participants. Thus, they are particularly relevant for researchers with limited financial resources beyond pandemics and quarantines.

Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Science and Health > Psychology, Department of
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 09 Sep 2020 12:57
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2020 14:15
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/28459

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