Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Food and Drug Administration, Washington DC
Two talks on causal inference using matching methods. The first talk is based on King, Gary, and Richard Nielsen. 2015. “Why Propensity Scores Should Not Be Used for Matching”. The second talk is based on these papers:
- Iacus, Stefano M, Gary King, and Giuseppe Porro. 2011. “Causal Inference Without Balance Checking: Coarsened Exact Matching.” Political Analysis.
- Iacus, Stefano M, Gary King, and Giuseppe Porro. 2011. “Multivariate Matching Methods That Are Monotonic Imbalance Bounding.” Journal of the American Statistical Association 106 (493): 345-361.
- King, Gary, Christopher Lucas, and Richard Nielsen. 2015. “The Balance-Sample Size Frontier in Matching Methods for Causal Inference”.