Bins and fixed effects

2017/02/07

We often estimate dose-response functions of outcome Y on temperature by combining binned regression with fixed effects. It can be important to consider the functional form chosen here and what it implies for extrapolation.

Here’s what other people say about these questions: - Auffhammer, Hsiang, Schlenker, Sobel 2014 - Hsiang 2016 - Dell, Jones, and Olken 2014