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Comparative Regression Discontinuity: A Stress Test With Small Samples

Kisbu-Sakarya, Y., Cook, T. D., Tang, Y. & Clark, M. H., Feb 1 2018, In : Evaluation Review. 42, 1, p. 111-143 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Pretest measures of the study outcome and the elimination of selection bias: Evidence from three within study comparisons

Hallberg, K., Cook, T. D., Steiner, P. M. & Clark, M. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Prevention Science. 19, 3, p. 274-283 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Statistical power for the comparative regression discontinuity design with a nonequivalent comparison group

Tang, Y., Cook, T. D. & Kisbu-Sakarya, Y., Mar 2018, In : Psychological methods. 23, 1, p. 150-168 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

THE INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL VALIDITY OF THE REGRESSION DISCONTINUITY DESIGN: A META-ANALYSIS OF 15 WITHIN-STUDY COMPARISONS

Chaplin, D. D., Cook, T. D., Zurovac, J., Coopersmith, J. S., Finucane, M. M., Vollmer, L. N. & Morris, R. E., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 37, 2, p. 403-429 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

The Sequential Scale-Up of an Evidence-Based Intervention: A Case Study

Thomas, J., Cook, T. D., Klein, A., Starkey, P. & DeFlorio, L., Jun 1 2018, In : Evaluation Review. 42, 3, p. 318-357 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2017

William R. Shadish (1949-2016)

Cook, T. D. & Lichstein, K., Feb 1 2017, In : The American psychologist. 72, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

The Validity and Precision of the Comparative Interrupted Time-Series Design: Three Within-Study Comparisons

St.Clair, T., Hallberg, K. & Cook, T. D., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics. 41, 3, p. 269-299 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2015

Adding Design Elements to Improve Time Series Designs: No Child Left Behind as an Example of Causal Pattern-Matching

Wong, M., Cook, T. D. & Steiner, P. M., Apr 3 2015, In : Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness. 8, 2, p. 245-279 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Bias Reduction in Quasi-Experiments With Little Selection Theory but Many Covariates

Steiner, P. M., Cook, T. D., Li, W. & Clark, M. H., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Research on Educational Effectiveness. 8, 4, p. 552-576 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Standards of Evidence for Efficacy, Effectiveness, and Scale-up Research in Prevention Science: Next Generation

Gottfredson, D. C., Cook, T. D., Gardner, F. E. M., Gorman-Smith, D., Howe, G. W., Sandler, I. N. & Zafft, K. M., Oct 29 2015, In : Prevention Science. 16, 7, p. 893-926 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

205 Scopus citations
2014

"Big data" in research on social policy

Cook, T. D., Mar 1 2014, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 33, 2, p. 544-547 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations
38 Scopus citations
2013

Analyzing Regression-Discontinuity Designs With Multiple Assignment Variables: A Comparative Study of Four Estimation Methods

Wong, V. C., Steiner, P. M. & Cook, T. D., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics. 38, 2, p. 107-141 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
44 Scopus citations
2011

A randomized experiment comparing random and cutoff-based assignment

Shadish, W. R., Galindo, R., Wong, V. C., Steiner, P. M. & Cook, T. D., Jun 1 2011, In : Psychological methods. 16, 2, p. 179-191 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Commentary on Valentine, Jeffrey, et al. Replication in Prevention Science

Aos, S., Cook, T. D., Elliott, D. S., Gottfredson, D. C., Hawkins, D., Lipsey, M. W. & Tolan, P., Jun 1 2011, In : Prevention Science. 12, 2, p. 121-122 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Die relative Bedeutung der Kovariatenwahl, Reliabilität und Art der Datenanalyse zur Schätzung kausaler Effekte aus Beobachtungsdaten

Translated title of the contribution: On the relative importance of covariate choice, reliable measurement and analytical method for estimating causal effects from observational studiesCook, T. D., Pohl, S. & Steiner, P. M., Dec 1 2011, In : Zeitschrift fur Evaluation. 10, 2, p. 203-224 22 p.

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On the importance of reliable covariate measurement in selection bias adjustments using propensity scores

Steiner, P. M., Cook, T. D. & Shadish, W. R., Jun 1 2011, In : Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics. 36, 2, p. 213-236 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations
2010

An alien parachutes into economic research on low-income populations

Cook, T. D., 2010, In : Focus. 27, p. 27-32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Contemporary thinking about causation in evaluation: A dialogue with tom cook and michael scriven

Cook, T. D., Scriven, M., Coryn, C. L. S. & Evergreen, S. D. H., Mar 1 2010, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 31, 1, p. 105-117 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

The importance of covariate selection in controlling for selection bias in observational studies

Steiner, P. M., Cook, T. D., Shadish, W. R. & Clark, M. H., Sep 1 2010, In : Psychological Methods. 15, 3, p. 250-267 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

185 Scopus citations

Unbiased causal inference from an observational study: Results of a within-study comparison

Pohl, S., Steiner, P. M., Eisermann, J., Soellner, R. & Cook, T. D., Dec 1 2009, In : Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis. 31, 4, p. 463-479 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
2008

An effectiveness-based evaluation of five state pre-kindergarten programs

Wong, V. C., Cook, T. D., Barnett, W. S. & Jung, K., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 27, 1, p. 122-154 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

143 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Empirical tests of the validity of the regression discontinuity design

Cook, T. D. & Wong, V. C., 2008, In : Annales d’Economie et de Statistique. p. 127-150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

311 Scopus citations
134 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Friendship influences during early adolescence: The special role of friends' grade point average

Cook, T. D., Deng, Y. & Morgano, E., May 1 2007, In : Journal of Research on Adolescence. 17, 2, p. 325-356 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Randomized experiments in education: Assessing the objections to doing them

Cook, T. D., Jan 1 2007, In : Economics of Innovation and New Technology. 16, 5, p. 331-355 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

School based management: A concept of modest entitivity with modest results

Cook, T. D., Dec 1 2007, In : Journal of Personnel Evaluation in Education. 20, 3-4, p. 129-145 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

The warrant for universal pre-K: Can several thin reeds make a strong policy boat?

Cook, T. D. & Wong, V. C., 2007, In : Social Policy Report. 21, p. 14-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Where does good evidence come from?

Gorard, S. & Cook, T., Nov 1 2007, In : International Journal of Research and Method in Education. 30, 3, p. 307-323 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations
2005
42 Scopus citations
2003
49 Scopus citations
137 Scopus citations

Some ways in which neighborhoods, nuclear families, friendship groups, and schools jointly affect changes in early adolescent development

Cook, T. D., Herman, M. R., Phillips, M. & Settersten, R. A., Jan 1 2002, In : Child Development. 73, 4, p. 1283-1309 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

162 Scopus citations
2001

Sciencephobia: Why education researchers reject randomized experiments

Cook, T. D., 2001, In : Education Next. 1, p. 62-68

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle