Statistical Models for Causal Analysis

Statistical Models for Causal Analysis

Author(s): Robert D. Retherford, Minja Kim Choe

Published Online: 17 MAY 2011 10:49AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780471558026

Online ISBN: 9781118033135

DOI: 10.1002/9781118033135

About this Book

Simplifies the treatment of statistical inference focusing on how to specify and interpret models in the context of testing causal theories. Simple bivariate regression, multiple regression, multiple classification analysis, path analysis, logit regression, multinomial logit regression and survival models are among the subjects covered. Features an appendix of computer programs (for major statistical packages) that are used to generate illustrative examples contained in the chapters.

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