Co-sponsored Methodology Workshop: Scott Cunningham

Date(s) - May 17, 2022 - May 19, 2022
11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Three Methods For Casual Inference: RDD, DiD, and IV

Scott Cunningham, Professor of Economics, Baylor University 

Description: This workshop will cover basic methodological concepts in causality like the potential outcomes model and directed acyclic graphs as these are the most common modalities used by contemporary statisticians, econometricians and social scientists more generally.

These topics will be discussed on the following days:

May 17th: RDD – Regression Discontinuity Design
May 18th: DiD – Difference-in-Difference
May 19th: IV – Instrumental Variables


Co-sponsored by:
Center for Aging and Policy Studies, Syracuse/Cornell/U-Albany
Center for Advancing Sociodemographic and Economic Study of Alzheimer’s Disease, USC/Stanford/UT Austin
Center of Aging & Population Sciences, UT Austin
Center for Demography of Health and Aging, UW-Madison