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>.

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Package details

AuthorDaniel Ho [aut], Kosuke Imai [aut, cre], Gary King [aut], Elizabeth Stuart [aut], Alex Whitworth [ctb]
MaintainerKosuke Imai <kimai@Princeton.Edu>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
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MatchIt documentation built on May 2, 2019, 5:58 a.m.