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rddensity : Manipulation Testing Based on Density Discontinuity

@inproceedings{Cattaneo2017rddensityM,
  title={rddensity : Manipulation Testing Based on Density Discontinuity},
  author={M. D. Cattaneo and Michael Jansson},
  year={2017}
}
We introduce two Stata commands implementing automatic manipulation tests based on density discontinuity, constructed using the results for local polynomial density estimators in Cattaneo, Jansson, and Ma (2017a). These new tests exhibit better size properties (and more power under additional assumptions) than other conventional approaches currently available in the literature. The first command, rddensity, implements manipulation tests based on a novel local polynomial density estimation… 

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