International Fellows

Victor Chernozhukov

MIT

Selected Publications

Nearly optimal central limit theorem and bootstrap approximations in high dimensions

In this paper, we derive new, nearly optimal bounds for the Gaussian approximation to scaled averages […]

Victor Chernozhukov, Denis Chetverikov, Yuta Koike
4 March 2021 | CWP08/21
Adversarial estimation of Riesz representers

We provide an adversarial approach to estimating Riesz representers of linear functionals within arbitrary function spaces. […]

Victor Chernozhukov, Whitney K. Newey, Rahul Singh, Vasilis Syrgkanis
2 March 2021 | CWP07/21
The association of opening K-12 schools and colleges with the spread of COVID-19 in the United States: country-level panel data analysis

This paper empirically examines how the opening of K-12 schools and colleges is associated with the […]

Victor Chernozhukov, Hiroyuki Kasahara
23 February 2021 | CWP05/21
Hedonic prices and quality adjusted price indices powered by AI

We develop empirical models of hedonic prices and derive hedonic indices for measuring changes in customer […]

Patrick Bajari, Zhihao Cen, Victor Chernozhukov, Manoj Manukonda, Jin Wang, Ramon Huerta, Junbo Li, Ling Leng, George Monokroussos, Suhas Vijaykunar, Shan Wan
22 February 2021 | CWP04/21
Network and Panel Quantile Effects Via Distribution Regression

This paper provides a method to construct simultaneous confidence bands for quantile functions and quantile effects […]

Victor Chernozhukov, Ivan Fernandez-Val, Martin Weidner
15 June 2020 | CWP27/20

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Network and panel quantile effects via distribution regression
Victor Chernozhukov, Ivan Fernandez-Val, Martin Weidner
12 December 2018 | CWP70/18
Causal impact of masks, policies, behavior on early COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S.

This paper evaluates the dynamic impact of various policies, such as school, business, and restaurant closures, […]

Victor Chernozhukov, Hiroyuki Kasahara, Paul Schrimpf
28 May 2020 | CWP24/20
A Multi-Risk SIR Model with Optimally Targeted Lockdown

We study targeted lockdowns in a multi-group SIR model where infection, hospitalization and fatality rates vary […]

Daron Acemoglu, Victor Chernozhukov, Ivàn Werning, Michael D. Whinston
4 May 2020 | CWP14/20
Demand analysis with many prices

From its inception, demand estimation has faced the problem of “many prices.” While some aggregation across […]

Victor Chernozhukov, Jerry Hausman, Whitney K. Newey
30 October 2019 | CWP59/19
Mastering Panel Metrics: Causal Impact of Democracy on Growth

The relationship between democracy and economic growth is of long standing interest. We revisit the panel […]

Shuowen Chen, Victor Chernozhukov, Ivan Fernandez-Val
12 June 2019 | CWP33/19
Semi-Parametric Efficient Policy Learning with Continuous Actions

We consider off-policy evaluation and optimization with continuous action spaces. We focus on observational data where […]

Mert Demirer, Vasilis Syrgkanis, Greg Lewis, Victor Chernozhukov
12 June 2019 | CWP34/19