Timberlake Portugal and Cemapre (ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics & Management, University of Lisbon) are jointly organizing this training course. The Casual Interence and Policy Evaluation course aims to provide the full set of tools and techniques that any modern applied economist needs to know about this subject. Participants will learn the fundamental principles of modern econometrics and will also learn how to apply the techniques properly using the software Stata.
The course will take place at ISEG U. Lisboa, located in the center of Lisbon, in November 2018.
All courses will be taught in EnglishDonald Rubin developed the potential outcome framework for causal analyses, a framework that is now called the Rubin Causal Model. Methods that are currently in common use, like propensity-score weighting and matching, use this framework for assessing causation in observational data. This course shows how to apply these methods using Stata.
Academic Staff, Masters / PHD students and professionals that need to analyses data. It aims to offer an effective way to reach an advanced level of econometric analysis. Therefore, in order to get the most out of the course, basic knowledge of statistics and econometrics is required. The course will be taught in English.
Friday 9 November – Random Experiments and Observational Data
Saturday 10 November – Dealing with Unobserved Heterogeneity
A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Sixth Edition
Alan C. Acock
Multilevel and Longitudinal Modeling Using Stata, Third Edition (Volumes I and II)
Sophia Rabe-Hesketh and Anders Skrondal
Data Analysis Using Stata, Third Edition
Ulrich Kohler and Frauke Kreuter
Microeconometrics Using Stata, Revised Edition
A. Colin Cameron and Pravin K. Trivedi
An Introduction to Modern Econometrics Using Stata
Christopher F. Baum
The number of delegates is restricted. Please register early to guarantee your place.