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HTE: Stata module to perform heterogeneous treatment effect analysis


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  • Ben Jann

    (University of Bern)

  • Jennie E. Brand

    (University of California, Los Angeles)

  • Yu Xie

    (ISR, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor)

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-hte- applies -pscore- by Becker and Ichino (Stata Journal 2:358-377) to construct balanced propensity score strata and, within each stratum, estimates the average treatment effect. -hte- then tests for linear trend in treatment effects using variance-weighted least squares. The stratum-specific treatment effects and the estimated linear trend are displayed in a twoway graph. Note that the -pscore- command is required, which is available from the Stata Journal website (type -net sj 5-3 st0026_2- in Stata).

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Software component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S457129.

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Programming language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 9.2
Date of creation: 29 Jun 2007
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Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s457129

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Keywords: heterogeneous treatment effect; propensity score strata; causal inference;


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