pensynth: Penalized Synthetic Control Estimation

Estimate penalized synthetic control models and perform hold-out validation to determine their penalty parameter. This method is based on the work by Abadie & L'Hour (2021) <doi:10.1080/01621459.2021.1971535>. Penalized synthetic controls smoothly interpolate between one-to-one matching and the synthetic control method.

Version: 0.5.1
Imports: clarabel, Matrix
Suggests: testthat (≥ 3.0.0)
Published: 2024-03-28
Author: Erik-Jan van Kesteren ORCID iD [cre, aut], Isaac Slaughter ORCID iD [ctb]
Maintainer: Erik-Jan van Kesteren <e.vankesteren1 at uu.nl>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
URL: https://github.com/vankesteren/pensynth
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: pensynth results

Documentation:

Reference manual: pensynth.pdf

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Package source: pensynth_0.5.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-prerel: pensynth_0.5.1.zip, r-release: pensynth_0.5.1.zip, r-oldrel: pensynth_0.5.1.zip
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Old sources: pensynth archive

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