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