Metrics Mondays

(Note: The most recent posts will be added to the top of the list, and posts are generally listed from most recent to oldest.)

  1. Dealing with Imperfect Instruments III
  2. We Wrote a Paper About Lagged Explanatory Variables. Here’s What Happened Next.
  3. Interactions as IVs and Spurious Findings
  4. One IV for Two Endogenous Variable, and Testing for Mechanisms
  5. How Should Econometrics Be Taught?
  6. Combining Bits and Pieces of Likelihood to Study Behavior
  7. Fixed Effects, Random Effects, and (Lack of) External Validity
  8. Dealing with Duration Data
  9. Heteroskedasticity and Its Content
  10. Dealing with Imperfect Instruments II
  11. Dealing with Imperfect Instruments I
  12. Testing for Mechanisms (and Possibly Ruling Out All Other Mechanisms)
  13. How to Systematically Think about Selection
  14. Simpson’s Paradox, or Why “Determinants of …” Papers are Problematic
  15. Lagged Explanatory Variables and the Estimation of Causal Effects
  16. Estimating Nonlinear Relationships
  17. Nothing Compares 2 U
  18. Robustness Check or Data Mining?
  19. What to Do with Repeated Cross Sections?
  20. Interpreting Coefficients II
  21. “Are Those Two Distributions Alike?” Redux
  22. Interpreting Coefficients I
  23. Are Those Two Distributions Alike?
  24. What to do When You Have the Whole Distribution Instead of a Sample?
  25. Statistical vs. Economic Significance
  26. Type III Errors
  27. The Tobit Temptation
  28. There Is More than One Source of Endogeneity
  29. Why You Should Show a Regression of Y on Z
  30. Fads and Fashions in Econometrics
  31. Multicollinearity
  32. Friends *Do* Let Friends Do IV
  33. Regressions as Ecosystems
  34. When Is Heteroskedasticity (Not) a Problem?
  35. Hypothesis Testing in Theory and in Practice
  36. Statistical Literacy
  37. Data Cleaning
  38. Outliers
  39. Proxy Variables
  40. What to Do with Missing Data
  41. What to Do with Endogenous Control Variables
  42. Control Variables: More Isn’t Necessarily Better
  43. You Can’t Test for Exogeneity: Uninformative Hausman Tests
  44. “Do Both”
  45. You Keep Using that Instrumental Variable; I Do Not Think It Does What You Think It Does
  46. PSA: p-Values Are Thresholds, Not Approximations
  47. The Use and Misuse of R-Square
  48. Big Dumb Data?
  49. Rookie Mistakes in Empirical Analysis
  50. Goodness of Fit in Binary Choice Models
  51. A Nifty Fix for When Your Treatment Variable Is Measured with Error
  52. A Rant on Estimation with Binary Dependent Variables
  53. Love It or Logit, or: Man, People *Really* Care about Binary Dependent Variables
  54. In Defense of the Cookbook Approach to Econometrics
  55. More on the Cookbook Approach to Econometrics
  56. Econometrics Teaching Needs an Overhaul
  57. Hipstermetrics
  58. On the (Mis)Use of Regression Analysis: Country Music and Suicide
  59. Methodological Convergence in the Social Sciences