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Matthew D. Webb

Assistant Professor

Degrees: B.A., M.A. (Wilfrid Laurier), Ph.D. (Queen’s)

Office: B-851 Loeb, 613-520-2600 x 3752

E-mail: matt [dot] webb [at] carleton [dot] ca

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Research fields: economics of education, labour economics, applied micro-econometrics

• cluster robust inference
• bootstrap inference
• micro-data analysis

Selected publications:

“The Wild Bootstrap for Few (Treated) Clusters”, (with James G. MacKinnon), Econometrics Journal, Vol. 21, (2018), forthcoming.

“Pitfalls when Estimating Treatment Effects Using Clustered Data” (with James G. MacKinnon), The Political Methodologist, Vol.24, No.2, (Spring 2017), pp. 20–31.

“Wild Bootstrap Inference for Wildly Different Cluster Sizes” (with James G. MacKinnon), Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 32, No. 2, (March 2017), pp. 233–254.