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Econometric Mediation Analyses: Identifying the Sources of Treatment Effects from Experimentally Estimated Production Technologies with Unmeasured and Mismeasured Inputs

James J. Heckman, Rodrigo Pinto

NBER Working Paper No. 19314
Issued in August 2013
NBER Program(s):   TWP

This paper presents an econometric mediation analysis. It considers identification of production functions and the sources of output effects (treatment effects) from experimental interventions when some inputs are mismeasured and others are entirely omitted.

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Document Object Identifier (DOI): 10.3386/w19314

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