Identification of treatment effects using control functions in models with continuous, endogenous treatment and heterogeneous effects
|Title:||Identification of treatment effects using control functions in models with continuous, endogenous treatment and heterogeneous effects||Authors:||Florens, J. P.
Heckman, James J.
|Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/1866||Date:||15-Dec-2008||Online since:||2010-02-17T16:33:11Z||Abstract:||We use the control function approach to identify the average treatment effect and the effect of treatment on the treated in models with a continuous endogenous regressor whose impact is heterogeneous. We assume a stochastic polynomial restriction on the form of the heterogeneity but, unlike alternative nonparametric control function approaches, our approach does not require large support assumptions.||Funding Details:||National Science Foundation
National Institutes of Health
Economic and Social Research Council
Centre for Fiscal policy at the IFS
|Type of material:||Working Paper||Publisher:||University College Dublin. Geary Institute||Series/Report no.:||UCD Geary Institute Discussion Paper Series; WP/32/2008||Subject LCSH:||Mathematical models
|Other versions:||http://geary.ucd.ie/images/Publications/WorkingPapers/gearywp200832.pdf||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Not peer reviewed|
|Appears in Collections:||Geary Institute Working Papers|
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