R 5 – Basic course in Propensity score matching
This course helps you getting started with Propensity score matching applied in R / Rstudio.
R 5 begins with a review of the basics theory behind to account for unbalance in observational research using Propensity score matching. We then alternate between theory and interactive examples, exercises and discussions where we useutilizing the program R / Rstudio. The course provides a good introduction, both for beginners and for those who want to refresh old knowledge about how to think regardingin comparisons in observational data.
To understand the basics of Propensity score matching and to be able to do the most common calculations for matching in R / Rstudio.
Basic computer skills.
Innehåll: R5 - Grundläggande kurs i Propensity Score Matching
- IDENTIFY IMBALANCES IN YOUR DATA SET
- MATCHING TECHNIQUES
- EVALUATION OF THE MATCHING QUALITY
- ESTIMATE THE TREATMENT EFFECTS
- HOW TO DESCRIBE METHODS AND RESULTS