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Ancillary experiments: Opportunities and challenges

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  • Baldwin, Kate
  • Bhavnani, Rikhil R.
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    .Ancillary experiments. are a new technique whereby researchers use a completed experiment conducted by others to recover causal estimates of a randomized intervention on new outcomes. The method requires pairing new outcome data with randomized treatment

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    Paper provided by World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) in its series Working Paper Series with number UNU-WIDER Research Paper WP2013/024.

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    Date of creation: 2013
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    Keywords: experimental methods; government performance; ancillary experiments; downstream experiments; causal inference; research design;

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