Causality: Statistical Perspectives and Applications

Carlo Berzuini, Alexander Philip Dawid, Luisa Bernardinelli

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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. This book: (1) provides a clear account and comparison of formal languages, concepts and models for statistical causality, and (2) addresses examples from medicine, biology, economics and political science to aid the reader's understanding, and (3) is authored by leading experts in their field, and (4) is written in an accessible style. Postgraduates, professional statisticians and researchers in academia and industry will benefit from this book.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChichester, West Sussex, PO19 8SQ, United Kingdom
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd
Number of pages416
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-119-94173-6
ISBN (Print)978-0470665565
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2012

Publication series

NameWiley Series in Probability and Statistics
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons


  • Statistical Causality
  • Theory of Estimation


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