Thursday, December 21, 2017

ACSH Explains 'Hill's Criteria': Determining Causation from Correlation

By Alex Berezow — October 31, 2017 @ American Council on Science and Health

It is oft-repeated that correlation does not imply causation. But it does. That's precisely why epidemiologists and economists are so fascinated by correlations. Thus, it is far more accurate to say that correlation does not prove causation.


 

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