MatchIt: Nonparametric Preprocessing for Parametric Causal Inference

Selects matched samples of the original treated and control groups with similar covariate distributions -- can be used to match exactly on covariates, to match on propensity scores, or perform a variety of other matching procedures. The package also implements a series of recommendations offered in Ho, Imai, King, and Stuart (2007) <DOI:10.1093/pan/mpl013>.

Getting started

Package details

AuthorDaniel Ho [aut], Kosuke Imai [aut, cre], Gary King [aut], Elizabeth Stuart [aut], Alex Whitworth [ctb]
MaintainerKosuke Imai <[email protected]>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
Version3.0.2
URL http://gking.harvard.edu/matchit
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("MatchIt")

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MatchIt documentation built on Jan. 10, 2018, 1:06 a.m.