SYNTH: Stata module to implement Synthetic Control Methods for Comparative Case Studies
Alberto Abadie (),
Alexis Diamond () and
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Alexis Diamond: IFC
Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics
synth implements the synthetic control method for causal inference in comparative case studies as described in "Synthetic Control Methods for Comparative Case Studies of Aggregate Interventions: Estimating the Effect of California's Tobacco Control Programm. Journal of the American Statistical Association. 105(490): 493-505. 2010.
Requires: Stata version 9.2
Keywords: synthetic control; causal inference; comparative case studies (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2011-10-06, Revised 2020-05-09
Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install synth". The module is made available under terms of the GPL v3 (https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.txt). Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/l/lsynth_mata_subr.mlib mata library (application/x-stata)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/s/synth_smoking.dta sample data file (application/x-stata)
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