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Born at the Wrong Time: Selection Bias in the NHL Draft

  • Robert O. Deaner mail,

    deanerr@gvsu.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Aaron Lowen,

    Affiliation: Department of Economics, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Stephen Cobley

    Affiliation: Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Published: February 27, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0057753

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Mar 2013 at 00:58 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Grand Valley State University
Title: “The NHL drafts the wrong players due to birthday bias - GVNow - Grand Valley State University”
http://www.gvsu.edu/gvnow...

Publication: Press Release
Title: “The NHL drafts the wrong players due to birthday bias”
http://www.eurekalert.org...

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 09 Mar 2013 at 00:32 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Global News
Title: “Global News | Is the NHL drafting the wrong players because of a hockey birthday bias?”
http://www.globalnews.ca/...

Publication: Macleans.ca
Title: “Good news, bad news - Good news, bad news - Macleans.ca”
http://www2.macleans.ca/2...

Publication: NHL News
Title: “Study suggests NHL has bias in favour of players born earlier in the year - NHL.com - News”
http://www.nhl.com/ice/ne...

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RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

RobertODeaner replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 18 Mar 2013 at 00:30 GMT

Publication: Wired Playbook
Title: “Want to Play in the NHL? Better Hope You Were Born in the Right Month”
http://www.wired.com/play...


Publication: The Toronto Star
Title: “Study shows drafting younger hockey players leads to more success”
http://www.thestar.com/sp...


Publication: International Business Times
Title: “NHL Draft's Birthday Bias Could Shortchange Some Hockey Players: Study”
http://www.ibtimes.com/nh...


Publication: Global Winnipeg
Title: “Is the NHL drafting the wrong players because of a hockey birthday bias?”
http://www.globalwinnipeg...


Publication: MPR News
Title: “The NHL, soccer players, and when you should start your kid in school”
http://minnesota.publicra...

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RE: RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to RobertODeaner on 23 Mar 2013 at 00:07 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: MPR News
Title: “The NHL, soccer players, and when you should start your kid in school | News Cut | Minnesota Public Radio”
http://minnesota.publicra...

Publication: Wired
Title: “Want to Play in the NHL? Better Hope You Were Born in the Right Month | Playbook | Wired.com”
http://www.wired.com/play...

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