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IVTREATREG: Stata module to estimate binary treatment models with idiosyncratic average effect


  • Giovanni Cerulli

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ivtreatreg estimates five different (binary) treatment models with and without idiosyncratic (or heterogeneous) average effect. Depending on the model specified, ivtreatreg provides consistent estimation of average treatment effects either under the hypothesis of "selection on observables" or "selection on unobservables" by suitably using Ordinary Least Squares (OLS), Instrumental-Variables (IV) and Selection-Model regression depending on the case.

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  • Giovanni Cerulli, 2012. "IVTREATREG: Stata module to estimate binary treatment models with idiosyncratic average effect," Statistical Software Components S457405, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 23 Dec 2014.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s457405
    Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install ivtreatreg". The module is made available under terms of the GPL v3 ( Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.

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