Panko & Halverson (1996)Every study that has looked for errors has found them... in considerable abundance.
Burnett & Myers (2014)The software that end users are creating... is riddled with errors.
Sajaniemi (1998)The results given by spreadsheets are often just wrong.
Caulkins, Morrison, & Weidemann (2006)Your spreadsheets may be disasters in the making.
Panko (2007)The issue is not whether there is an error but how many errors there are and how serious they are.
Krishna, et al (2001)Programmers exhibit unwarranted confidence in the correctness of their spreadsheets.
Panko (2008)94% of the 88 spreadsheets audited in 7 studies have contained errors.
Kulesz & Ostberg (2013)Spreadsheets are more fault-prone than other software.
Raffensperger (2001)Never assume a spreadsheet is right, even your own.
Panko (1999)Every study, without exception, has found error rates much higher than organizations would wish to tolerate.
Galletta, et al (1993)Even obvious, elementary errors in very simple, clearly documented spreadsheets are... difficult to find.
Irons (2003)Spreadsheet errors are pervasive, stubborn, ubiquitous and complex.
Price (2006)The untested spreadsheet is as dangerous and untrustworthy as an untested program.
Hermans & van der Storm (2015)Spreadsheets are the most popular live programming environments, but they are also notoriously fault-prone.
Abraham & Erwig (2007)Spreadsheet errors have resulted in huge financial losses.
Abreu, et al (2015)Despite being staggeringly error prone, spreadsheets are a highly flexible programming environment.
Mireault & Gresham (2015)Spreadsheets are often hard, if not impossible, to understand.
Durusau & Hunting (2015)Spreadsheets are dangerous to their authors and others.
Caulkins, Morrison, & Weidemann (2008)Spreadsheets are commonly used and commonly flawed.
Colbenz (2005)Errors in spreadsheets are as ubiquitous as spreadsheets themselves.
Chen & Chan (2000)Spreadsheets are easy to use and very hard to check.
Dunn (2010)Spreadsheets are extraordinarily and unacceptably prone to error.
Nixon & O'Hara (2010)Spreadsheet errors are still the rule rather than the exception.
Sakal, et al (2015)Overconfidence is one of the most substantial causes of spreadsheet errors.
Abreu, et al (2015)Spreadsheets can be viewed as a highly flexible programming environment for end users.
Caulkins, Morrison, & Weidemann (2006)People tend to believe their spreadsheets are more accurate than they really are.
Chadwick (2002)Spreadsheet errors... a great, often unrecognised, risk to corporate decision making & financial integrity.
Powell, Baker, & Lawson (2009)1% of all formulas in operational spreadsheets are in error.
Abraham, et al (2005)Spreadsheets contain errors at an alarmingly high rate.
Bock (2016)Spreadsheet development must embrace extensive testing in order to be taken seriously as a profession.
Nixon & O'Hara (2010)It is now widely accepted that errors in spreadsheets are both common and potentially dangerous.
Panko (2014)Despite overwhelming and unanimous evidence... companies have continued to ignore spreadsheet error risks.
Rust, et al (2006)Spreadsheets have a notoriously high number of faults.
Beaman, et al (2005)Errors in spreadsheets... result in incorrect decisions being made and significant losses incurred.
Ayalew (2007)A significant proportion of spreadsheets have severe quality problems.
Panko (2015)Research on spreadsheet errors is substantial, compelling, and unanimous.
Howard (2005)Spreadsheets... pose a greater threat to your business than almost anything you can imagine.
Ross (1996)A lot of decisions are being made on the basis of some bad numbers.
Miller (2005)Untested spreadsheets are riddled with errors.
Murphy (2007)60% of large companies feel 'Spreadsheet Hell' describes their reliance on spreadsheets.
Paine (2001)Spreadsheets are alarmingly error-prone to write.
Csernoch & Biro (2013)Studies have shown that there is a high incidence of errors in spreadsheets.
Panko & Ordway (2005)Most large spreadsheets have dozens or even hundreds of errors.
Kruck & Sheetz (2001)...few incidents of spreadsheet errors are made public and these are usually not revealed by choice.
Panko (2013)It is irrational to expect large error-free spreadsheets.
Reschenhofer & Matthes (2015)Spreadsheet shortcomings can significantly hamper an organization's business operation.
Bishop & McDaid (2007)The quality and reliability of spreadsheets is known to be poor.
Mireault (2015)Developing an error-free spreadsheet has been a problem since the beginning of end-user computing.
Cunha, et al (2011)Spreadsheets are notoriously error-prone.
Teo & Tan (1999)Most executives do not really check or verify the accuracy or validity of [their] spreadsheets...
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