Course Outline 



Ex Post Evaluation Methods Slides 



Todd: "Evaluating
Social Programs with Endogeneous Program Placement and Selection of the
Treated" 



Ichimura and Todd: "Implementing Nonparametric and Semiparametric Estimators" 

Notes on Nonparametric methods 



Instructions for Installing R 



Getting Started in R 

Sample R routine for nonparametric density estimation 

Sample R routine that calls a fortran program for nonparametric density estimation 

Sample fortran program for nonparametric density estimation 

Sample R program for local linear regression estimation 

Sample fortran program for local linear regression estimation 


Ex Ante
Evaluation Notes: Methods 

Ex Ante
Evaluation Notes: Applications 

"The Structural Estimation of Behavioral Models: Discrete Choice Dynamic Programming Methods and Applications"" with Michael P. Keane and Kenneth I. Wolpin, Volume 2, Handbook of Labor Economics. 



"Structural Estimation and Policy Evaluation in Developing Countries" with Kenneth I. Wolpin, Volume 2, Annual Review of Economics. 

Related Slides 

Roy Model notes 

Pension paper 

Pension paper slides 



"Hopspack software link" 

"sample
hopspack input file" 
 



Programming Problem 

Sample FORTRAN 90 Program to Implement Dynamic Fertily Model 
