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DirectEffects

Estimating Controlled Direct Effects for Explaining Causal Findings

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A set of functions to estimate the controlled direct effect of treatment fixing a potential mediator to a specific value. Implements the sequential g-estimation estimator described in Vansteelandt (2009) doi:10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181b6f4c9 and Acharya, Blackwell, and Sen (2016) doi:10.1017/S0003055416000216.

www.mattblackwell.org/software/direct-effects/
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Version 0.2.1
R ≥ 3.5.0
Published 2021-05-12 1074 days ago
Needs compilation? no
License GPL-2
License GPL-3
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Maintainer

Maintainer

Matthew Blackwell

mblackwell@gov.harvard.edu

Authors

Matthew Blackwell

aut / cre

Avidit Acharya

aut

Maya Sen

aut

Shiro Kuriwaki

aut

Jacob Brown

aut

Material

Reference manual
Package source

In Views

CausalInference

Vignettes

Estimating controlled direct effects

macOS

r-release

arm64

r-oldrel

arm64

r-release

x86_64

r-oldrel

x86_64

Windows

r-devel

x86_64

r-release

x86_64

r-oldrel

x86_64

Old Sources

DirectEffects archive

Depends

R ≥ 3.5.0

Imports

stats
sandwich
Formula
glue

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