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Week 8 Reading Assignments

March 19, 2012

DUE: 8:00am Sunday, March 25
READING:

  • Ho et. al 2007 "Matching as Nonparametric Preprocessing for Reducing Model Dependence in Parametric Causal Inference" matchp.pdf in NB 
  • Iacus et. al. 2009 "Causal Inference Without Balance Checking: Coarsened Exact Matching" cem-plus.pdf in NB 
  • Iacus and King. 2012 “How Coarsening Simplifies Matching-Based Causal Inference Theory” multi.pdf in NB (this one is optional and more difficult, but we hope you’ll try it!)

Problem Set 5

March 1, 2012
DUE: Thursday Mar. 8, 6:00pm
Problem Set 4 is has been posted on iSites. It is due before Section 7 on iSties dropbox.

Problem Set 4

February 16, 2012
DUE: Thursday Feb. 23, 6:00pm
Problem Set 4 is has been posted on iSites. It is due before Section 5 on iSties dropbox.

Problem Set 3

February 13, 2012
DUE: Thursday Feb. 16, 6:00pm
Problem Set 3 is has been posted on iSites. It is due before Section 4 on iSties dropbox.

Problem Set 2

February 5, 2012
DUE: Thursday Feb. 9, 6:00pm
Problem Set 2 is has been posted on iSites. It is due before Section 3 on iSties dropbox.