Research Staff

Andrew Chesher

University College London

Andrew is the Director of the ESRC Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (cemmap) and William Stanley Jevons Professor of Economics and Economic Measurement at University College London. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, Fellow of the Econometric Society and Honorary Foreign Member of the American Economic Association. His research interests cover many aspects of microeconometric theory and practice with currently an emphasis on identification analysis and instrumental variable models and methods.

Selected Publications

Structural Econometrics with Discrete data
Andrew Chesher
1 November 2009 |
Excess heterogeneity, endogeneity and index restrictions

A discrete or continuous outcome is determined by a structural function in which the effect of […]

Andrew Chesher
30 September 2009 | Journal Article

Previous version

Identification with excess heterogeneity
Andrew Chesher
9 December 2005 | CWP19/05
Treatment effect estimation with covariate measurement error

This paper investigates the effect that covariate measurement error has on a conventional treatment effect analysis […]

Erich Battistin, Andrew Chesher
8 September 2009 | CWP25/09

Latest version

Treatment effect estimation with covariate measurement error
Erich Battistin, Andrew Chesher
28 February 2014 | Journal Article
Excess heterogeneity, endogeneity and index restrictions
Andrew Chesher
1 September 2009 | Journal Article
Single equation endogenous binary reponse models

This paper studies single equation models for binary outcomes incorporating instrumental variable restrictions. The models are […]

Andrew Chesher
18 August 2009 | CWP23/09
Instrumental variable models for discrete outcomes

Single equation instrumental variable models for discrete outcomes are shown to be set not point identifying […]

Andrew Chesher
27 November 2008 | CWP30/08

Latest version

Instrumental variable models for discrete outcomes
Andrew Chesher
1 March 2010 | Journal Article

Previous version

Endogeneity and discrete outcomes
Andrew Chesher
6 March 2007 | CWP05/07
Instrumental Values

This paper studies the identification of partial differences of nonseparable structural functions. The paper considers triangular […]

Andrew Chesher
1 July 2007 | Journal Article

Previous version

Instrumental Values
Andrew Chesher
10 August 2002 | CWP17/02
Endogeneity and discrete outcomes

This paper studies models for discrete outcomes which permit explanatory variables to be endogenous.

Andrew Chesher
6 March 2007 | CWP05/07

Latest version

Instrumental variable models for discrete outcomes
Andrew Chesher
27 November 2008 | CWP30/08
Identification with excess heterogeneity

An outcome is determined by a structural function in which the effect of variables of interest […]

Andrew Chesher
9 December 2005 | CWP19/05

Latest version

Excess heterogeneity, endogeneity and index restrictions
Andrew Chesher
30 September 2009 | Journal Article