Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Population Causal Inference: Old Wine in a New Bottle?

Posted: 2/16/2018 ()

Gary Chan, Associate Professor of Biostatistics and Health Services, UW

This week, CSDE Affiliate Gary Chan discusses population causal inference, with focus on concepts, assumptions, and new methods. The quest of causal inference using non-experimental data has been a long-standing one. While causal interpretation is often limited by strong assumptions, there has been a growing interest among statisticians to develop new methodologies for inferring population causal parameters.

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Date: 02/23/2018

Time: 12:30-1:30 PM

Location: 121 Raitt Hall