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B Correlation question

  1. Jun 20, 2017 #1
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  3. Jun 20, 2017 #2


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    In general, you can't infer causality solely from correlations in observational studies. You would need to perform some randomized, controlled experiments in order to establish causality.
  4. Jun 20, 2017 #3


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    Hey gl0Wyrm.

    If you want to assess causality then you should assess conditional probabilities in terms of a well ordered stochastic process.
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