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Evidence Aggregation for Treatment Choice

  title={Evidence Aggregation for Treatment Choice},
  author={Takuya Ishihara and Toru Kitagawa},
Consider a planner who has to decide whether or not to introduce a new policy to a certain local population. The planner has only limited knowledge of the policy’s causal impact on this population due to a lack of data but does have access to the publicized results of intervention studies performed for similar policies on different populations. How should the planner make use of and aggregate this existing evidence to make her policy decision? Building upon the paradigm of ‘patient-centered… Expand
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