We often think of an instrumental variable ((Z)) as a random shock that generates exogenous variation in a treatment of interest (X). The randomness of (Z) lets us identify the effect of (X) on (Y), at least for units for which (Z) perturbs (X) in a...
California lawmakers are introducing a bill that would make pay equity a requirement to obtain a permit to hold a sporting event on state land.
Dean EcklesSeems like this will codify existing (equal) practice in pro surfing in CA. I wonder how such a rule would affect other sports — if facilities were publicly owned (rather than just ridiculously subsidized). Maybe corresponding law would kill WNBA?