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Statistical Theory and Methods

  1. Lance A. Waller

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vac047

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

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Waller, L. A. 2006. Confounding. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 1.

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  1. Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA

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  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006


Confounding can be described in its simplest possible notion as ‘a confusion of effects’.