In this class we will finish with our causal inference chapter and tackle our last identification strategy: Regression Discontinuity Design.
Angrist & Pischke. (2015). “Mastering Metrics”. Chapter 4: Regression Discontinuity Designs. Pg. 147-164.
Social Science Research Institute at Duke University. (2015). “Regression Discontinuity: Looking at People on the Edge: Causal Inference Bootcamp”. Video materials from Mod-U: Powerful Concepts in Social Science.
You can open the in-class exercise here:
After you’ve given it a try, compare your answers here: