Professor: Jas Sekhon [homepage | e-mail]

GSI: Charlie Gibbons [homepage | e-mail]

Lecture: Tuesdays, 4-7

Location: Wheeler 220Section: Wednesdays, 5-7

Location: Wheeler 122My office hours: Wednesday 3-5

Location: Barrows Hall, 7th floor GSI meeting room

Class on November 11th is cancelled.

GenMatch example R code posted.

Problem Set 4 is due in class on November 18 (note date change).

The Estimation Strategy Assumptions handout was updated on October 31.

Refresher on Probability and Matrix Operations

Random Variables: Expectations and Variances

Introduction to Estimating Treatment Effects

Randomization Inference

Matching: An Overview

Instrumental Variables

Causal Effects Estimation Strategy Assumptions

Regression Discontinuity

Introduction [code | data]

Random Variables [code]

Functions [code]

OLS simulations [code]

Randomization Inference [code]

Plotting [code | data]

Matching [code | data]

GenMatch [code]

Bootstrapping [code | data]

Balance statistics tables and LaTeX output [code]

Solutions to the problem sets have been removed. Please e-mail me and I would be happy to share them with you.

Problem Set 1 [solutions | code]

Problem Set 2 [solutions | code]

Problem Set 3 [data | solutions | code]

Problem Set 4 [data | solutions | code]

Problem Set 5 [data | codebook | solutions | code]

Rocio Titiunik has taught this course in the past and her course pages should serve as an invaluable resource.

Notes on R: A Programming Environment for Data Analysis and Graphics

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