Publication type: Article
Author(s): J Bor, E Moscoe, P Mutevedzi, ML Newell, T Barnighausen
Publication: Epidemiology
Year published: 2014
Why this Article: Regression discontinuity designs are a quasi-experimental design that allow for the estimation of causal effects when exposure or treatment is determined by a threshold of a continuous variable. This article provides a great overview of regression discontinuity designs and how they may be useful for epidemiologists.