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