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Comment author: Peter_Hurford  (EA Profile) 29 January 2018 03:56:43PM 1 point [-]

I think I'd broadly model rigor on a framework like this as the standard deviation of the estimate of cost-effectiveness when using a X% credibility interval (where X% is consistent across all compared intervals). Models with lower standard deviations can be said to be more rigorous as there are less (known) sources of uncertainty.