Data & Code

Replication Data for Papers

Poverty accounting: A fractional response approach to the decomposition and prediction of poverty rates (with D. de Crombrugghe and A. Szirmai)

  • Poverty data in levels (dta, csv, xls)
  • More coming soon (including data for projections and code)

Do weak institutions prolong crises? On the identification, characteristics, and duration of declines during economic slumps (with D. de Crombrugghe and A. Szirmai)

  • Slumps and declines data (coming soon)
  • Stata/Mata code for structural break search (coming soon)

Stata Modules

fhetprob: A fast QMLE Stata routine for fractional probit models with multiplicative heteroskedasticity

  • To install the software type the following at Stata’s dot prompt:
  • net install fhetprob, from(
  • To get the example data and pdf documentation (installs in current directory):
  • net get fhetprob, from(
  • Then type help fhetprob or read fhetprob.pdf for usage instructions.