2 code implementations • 27 Oct 2017 • Susan Athey, Mohsen Bayati, Nikolay Doudchenko, Guido Imbens, Khashayar Khosravi
In this paper we study methods for estimating causal effects in settings with panel data, where some units are exposed to a treatment during some periods and the goal is estimating counterfactual (untreated) outcomes for the treated unit/period combinations.
Statistics Theory Econometrics Statistics Theory
1 code implementation • 25 Oct 2016 • Nikolay Doudchenko, Guido W. Imbens
In a seminal paper Abadie, Diamond, and Hainmueller  (ADH), see also Abadie and Gardeazabal , Abadie et al. , develop the synthetic control procedure for estimating the effect of a treatment, in the presence of a single treated unit and a number of control units, with pre-treatment outcomes observed for all units.