Methods in Labor Economics

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Unformatted text preview: h regions follow almost identical upwardtrends in schooling until 1947, when Britain's attainment spikes. The averagedifference over the next ten years remains constant at about 0.5 years, and Source: Card and Guilano (2013) Fig. 3. Actual and fitted frequency distributions of IQ scores A. Plan A Sample Number of Observations 200 150 100 50 0 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 IQ Score 300 B. Plan B Sample Number of Observations 250 200 150 100 50 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 IQ Score Source: Card and Guilano (2013) Source: Card and Guilano (2013) Source: Card and Guilano (2013) Fortin – Econ 560 Lecture 0 Additional readings: Thistlewaite, D., and D. Campbell, (1960), Regression-Discontinuity Analysis: An Alternative to the Ex-Post Facto Experiment, Journal of Educational Psychology 51, 309-317. Imbens, G., and T. Lemieux, (2008) “Regression Discontinuity Designs: A Guide to Practice,” Journal of Econometrics, Vol 142(2), 615-635. Lee, David S., and Thomas Lemieux. 2010. “Regression Discontinuity Designs in Economics." Journal of Economic Literature, 48(2): 281-355....
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