Professor: Jas Sekhon [homepage | e-mail]
GSI: Charlie Gibbons [homepage | e-mail]
Lecture: Tuesdays, 4-7
Location: Wheeler 220
Section: Wednesdays, 5-7
Location: Wheeler 122
My 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
Matching: An Overview
Causal Effects Estimation Strategy Assumptions
Introduction [code | data]
Random Variables [code]
OLS simulations [code]
Randomization Inference [code]
Plotting [code | data]
Matching [code | data]
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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