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The SEED for Oklahoma Kids Experiment: Comparison of Treatment and Control Groups

This research brief summarizes findings from empirical analyses comparing treatment and control group participants. The study uses 2007 birth records provided by the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), and the baseline survey data conducted from fall 2007 through spring 2008. Overall, treatment and control participants are similar to each other on observed characteristics.

Citation

Kim, Y., & Nam, Y. (2009, September). The SEED for Oklahoma Kids experiment: Comparison of treatment and control groups (CSD Research Brief No. 09-59). St.  Louis, MO: Washington University, Center for Social Development.