The Implications of Sampling-based and Design-based Uncertainty in Regression Analysis

Neyman Seminar
Mar 22, 2017 4:00pm to 5:00pm
1011 Evans Hall
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When a researcher estimates the parameters of a regression function, using information on all 50 states in the United States, or information on all visits to a website, what is being estimated, and what is the interpretation of the standard errors? Researchers typically assume the sample is a random sample from a large population of interest, and report standard errors that are designed to...
Guido Imbens, Stanford Business School