International Fellows

Guido Imbens

Professor of Economics, Stanford

Selected Publications

Identification and efficiency bounds for the average match function under conditionally exogenous matching

Consider two heterogenous populations of agents who, when matched, jointly produce an output, Y. For example, […]

Geert Ridder, Guido Imbens, Bryan S. Graham
11 March 2016 | CWP10/16
Optimal bandwidth choice for the regression discontinuity estimator

We investigate the choice of the bandwidth for the regression discontinuity estimator. We focus on estimation […]

Guido Imbens, Karthik Kalyanaraman
24 November 2011 | Journal Article

Previous version

Optimal bandwidth choice for the regression discontinuity estimator
Karthik Kalyanaraman, Guido Imbens
4 March 2010 | CWP05/10
An empirical model for strategic network formation

We develop and analyze a tractable empirical model for strategic network formation that can be estimated […]

Karthik Kalyanaraman, Guido Imbens, James Fowler, Nicholas Christakis
18 June 2010 | CWP16/10
Optimal bandwidth choice for the regression discontinuity estimator

We investigate the problem of optimal choice of the smoothing parameter (bandwidth) for the regression discontinuity […]

Karthik Kalyanaraman, Guido Imbens
4 March 2010 | CWP05/10

Latest version

Optimal bandwidth choice for the regression discontinuity estimator
Guido Imbens, Karthik Kalyanaraman
24 November 2011 | Journal Article
Recent developments in the econometrics of program evaluation

Many empirical questions in economics and other social sciences depend on causal effects of programs or […]

Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, Guido Imbens
31 March 2009 | Journal Article

Previous version

Recent developments in the econometrics of program evaluation
Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, Guido Imbens
15 August 2008 | CWP24/08
Recent developments in the econometrics of program evaluation

Many empirical questions in economics and other social sciences depend on causal effects of programs or […]

Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, Guido Imbens
15 August 2008 | CWP24/08

Latest version

Recent developments in the econometrics of program evaluation
Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, Guido Imbens
31 March 2009 | Journal Article
Confidence intervals for partially identified parameters

In the last decade a growing body of research has studied inference on partially identified parameters […]

Charles F. Manski, Guido Imbens
1 November 2004 | Journal Article

Previous version

Confidence intervals for partially identified parameters
Charles F. Manski, Guido Imbens
29 May 2003 | CWP09/03
Confidence intervals for partially identified parameters

In the last decade a growing body of research has studied inference on partially identified parameters […]

Charles F. Manski, Guido Imbens
29 May 2003 | CWP09/03

Latest version

Confidence intervals for partially identified parameters
Charles F. Manski, Guido Imbens
1 November 2004 | Journal Article