Causality: Statistical Perspectives and Applications
Copyright © 2012 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Editor(s): Carlo Berzuini, Philip Dawid, Luisa Bernardinelli
Published Online: 25 JUN 2012 04:19AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470665565
Online ISBN: 9781119945710
Book Series: Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics
Series Editor(s): Walter A. Shewhart, Samuel S. Wilks
About this Book
A state of the art volume on statistical causality
Causality: Statistical Perspectives and Applications presents a wide-ranging collection of seminal contributions by renowned experts in the field, providing a thorough treatment of all aspects of statistical causality. It covers the various formalisms in current use, methods for applying them to specific problems, and the special requirements of a range of examples from medicine, biology and economics to political science.
- Provides a clear account and comparison of formal languages, concepts and models for statistical causality.
- Addresses examples from medicine, biology, economics and political science to aid the reader's understanding.
- Is authored by leading experts in their field.
- Is written in an accessible style.
Postgraduates, professional statisticians and researchers in academia and industry will benefit from this book.