MatchIt: Nonparametric Preprocessing for Parametric Causal Inference

Selects matched samples of the original treated and control groups with similar covariate distributions – can be used to match exactly on covariates, to match on propensity scores, or perform a variety of other matching procedures. The package also implements a series of recommendations offered in Ho, Imai, King, and Stuart (2007) <doi:10.1093/pan/mpl013>.

Version: 3.0.2
Depends: R (≥ 2.6)
Imports: MASS, Matching
Suggests: cem, nnet, optmatch, rpart, mgcv, WhatIf, R.rsp, testthat, rgenoud
Published: 2018-01-09
Author: Daniel Ho [aut], Kosuke Imai [aut, cre], Gary King [aut], Elizabeth Stuart [aut], Alex Whitworth [ctb]
Maintainer: Kosuke Imai <kimai at Princeton.Edu>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: MatchIt citation info
In views: OfficialStatistics, SocialSciences
CRAN checks: MatchIt results


Reference manual: MatchIt.pdf
Vignettes: MatchIt: Nonparametric Preprocessing for Parametric Causal Inference
Package source: MatchIt_3.0.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: MatchIt_3.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel: MatchIt_3.0.2.tgz
Old sources: MatchIt archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: CBPS, MatchThem
Reverse imports: cem, jsmodule, netdiffuseR
Reverse suggests: cobalt, table1


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