Job Training Program and Earnings

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Description

a cross-section

number of observations : 3212

country : United States

economic topic : labor economics

econometrics topic : treatment effects

Usage

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Format

A dataframe containing :

group

one of 'control', 'treated' and 'psid'

ethn

one of 'other', 'black' and 'hisp'

age

age in years

educ

years of education

degree

high school diploma ?

married

married ?

inc74

real earnings in 1974

inc75

real earnings in 1975

inc78

real earnings in 1978

Source

Journal of Applied Econometrics data archive : http://jae.wiley.com/jae/.

References

Lalonde, R. (1986) “Evaluation the econometric evaluation of training programs”, American Economic Review, 76, 604-620.

Porro, Guiseppe and Stefano Maria Iacus (2009) “Random recursive partitioning: a matching method for the estimation of the average treatment effect”, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 24, 163-185.

See Also

Index.Economics, Index.Econometrics

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