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A Particular Form of Non-Constant Effect in Two-Stage Quantile Regression

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  • Tae-Hwan Kim

    () (Department of Economics, Yonsei University)

  • Christophe Muller

    () (Aix-Marseille University (Aix-Marseille School of Economics), CNRS & EHESS)

Abstract

We study the fitted-value approach to quantile regression in the presence of endogeneity under a weakened form of the IV condition. In this context, we exhibit the possibility of a particular form of non-constant effect models with the fitted-value approach, a situation often believed to be ruled out. However, only the constant effect coefficients of the model can be consistently estimated. Finally, we discuss practical examples where this approach can be useful to avoid misspecification of quantile models.

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  • Tae-Hwan Kim & Christophe Muller, 2015. "A Particular Form of Non-Constant Effect in Two-Stage Quantile Regression," AMSE Working Papers 1522, Aix-Marseille School of Economics, Marseille, France, revised May 2015.
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    Keywords

    Two-Stage Estimation; quantile regression; fitted-value approach;

    JEL classification:

    • C13 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Estimation: General
    • C21 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models
    • C31 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models; Quantile Regressions; Social Interaction Models

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