The Propensity Score with Continuous Treatments

Keisuke Hirano, Guido W. Imbens

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559 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationApplied Bayesian Modeling and Causal Inference from Incomplete-Data Perspectives
Subtitle of host publicationAn Essential Journey with Donald Rubin's Statistical Family
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9780470090459
ISBN (Print)047009043X, 9780470090435
StatePublished - Jul 14 2005


  • Asymptotic standard errors
  • Binary treatment case
  • Conventional regression estimates
  • Dose-response function
  • Generalized propensity score (GPS)
  • Marginal structural model (MSM)
  • Propensity score methodology
  • Weak unconfoundedness

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Mathematics

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