A Practical Introduction to Regression Discontinuity Design (March 2017)

Lecture Description

The regression discontinuity (RD) design has been one of the main tools in the empirical research. In this lecture, I will introduce the basic concept of RD design and its application. In addition, I will provide a practical guidance for the implementation of an RD design.

Class Slides

Empirical Exercise

List of Empirical Applications

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