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Bounds on ATE with discrete outcomes

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The bounds on ATE by Chesher (2007) and Kitagawa (2009b) are compared. The difference between them is attributed to the scalar error assumption imposed by Chesher (2007).

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  • Hahn, Jinyong, 2010. "Bounds on ATE with discrete outcomes," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 109(1), pages 24-27, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:109:y:2010:i:1:p:24-27
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