quickblock (version 0.2.0)

quickblock-package: quickblock: Quick Threshold Blocking

Description

Provides functions for assigning treatments in randomized experiments using near-optimal threshold blocking. The package is made with large data sets in mind and derives blocks more than an order of magnitude quicker than other methods.

Arguments

Details

See quickblock for the main blocking function.

See the package's website for more information: https://github.com/fsavje/quickblock.

Bug reports and suggestions are greatly appreciated. They are best reported here: https://github.com/fsavje/quickblock/issues.

References

Higgins, Michael J., Fredrik S<U+00E4>vje and Jasjeet S. Sekhon (2016), ‘Improving massive experiments with threshold blocking’, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113:27, 7369--7376. http://www.pnas.org/lookup/doi/10.1073/pnas.1510504113