The Art of Aid Effects on Growth

A new paper shows evidence that researchers manipulate econometric regressions to artificially attain a "real" (i.e. "statistically significant") result. See Aid Thoughts for the key graphs, also Marginal Revolution. This is old news, but important. So of course, at this point you are wondering: how can I do this so I can also get my papers published? Here is a pedagogical illustration:

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