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WYOUNG: Stata module to perform multiple testing corrections


  • Julian Reif

    () (University of Illinois)


wyoung controls the family-wise error rate when performing multiple hypothesis tests by estimating adjusted p-values using the free step-down resampling methodology of Westfall and Young (1993). See also Jones, D., D. Molitor, and J. Reif. 2018. "What Do Workplace Wellness Programs Do? Evidence from the Illinois Workplace Wellness Study." National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper No. 24229.

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  • Julian Reif, 2017. "WYOUNG: Stata module to perform multiple testing corrections," Statistical Software Components S458440, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 06 Jun 2018.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s458440
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