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The Resource Counterfactuals and causal inference : methods and principles for social research, Stephen L. Morgan, Christopher Winship, (electronic resource)

Counterfactuals and causal inference : methods and principles for social research, Stephen L. Morgan, Christopher Winship, (electronic resource)

Label
Counterfactuals and causal inference : methods and principles for social research
Title
Counterfactuals and causal inference
Title remainder
methods and principles for social research
Statement of responsibility
Stephen L. Morgan, Christopher Winship
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1971-
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Morgan, Stephen L.
Dewey number
300.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Winship, Christopher
  • Cambridge University Press
Series statement
  • Analytical methods for social research
  • Cambridge books online
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  • Social sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Causation
Label
Counterfactuals and causal inference : methods and principles for social research, Stephen L. Morgan, Christopher Winship, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107587991
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of the authors' Counterfactuals and causal inference, published in 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-496) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of figures -- List of tables -- Acknowledgments for first edition -- Acknowledgments for second edition -- I. Causality and empirical research in the social sciences. Introduction -- II. Counterfactuals, potential outcomes, and causal graphs. Counterfactuals and the potential outcome model - Causal graphs -- III. Estimating causal effects by conditioning on observed variables to block back-door paths - Matching estimators of causal effects - Regression estimators of causal effects - Weighted regression estimators of causal effects -- IV. Estimating causal effects when back-door conditioning is ineffective. Self-selection, heterogeneity, and causal graphs - Instrumental variable estimators of causal effects - Mechanisms and causal explanation - Repeated observations and the estimation of causal effects -- V. Estimation when causal effects are not point-identified by observables. Distributional assumptions, set identification, and sensitivity analysis -- VI. Conclusions. Counterfactuals and the future of empirical research in observational social science -- References -- Index
Control code
ybp12202080
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second Edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 499 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781107065079
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)965135794
Label
Counterfactuals and causal inference : methods and principles for social research, Stephen L. Morgan, Christopher Winship, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107587991
Publication
Note
Revised edition of the authors' Counterfactuals and causal inference, published in 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-496) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of figures -- List of tables -- Acknowledgments for first edition -- Acknowledgments for second edition -- I. Causality and empirical research in the social sciences. Introduction -- II. Counterfactuals, potential outcomes, and causal graphs. Counterfactuals and the potential outcome model - Causal graphs -- III. Estimating causal effects by conditioning on observed variables to block back-door paths - Matching estimators of causal effects - Regression estimators of causal effects - Weighted regression estimators of causal effects -- IV. Estimating causal effects when back-door conditioning is ineffective. Self-selection, heterogeneity, and causal graphs - Instrumental variable estimators of causal effects - Mechanisms and causal explanation - Repeated observations and the estimation of causal effects -- V. Estimation when causal effects are not point-identified by observables. Distributional assumptions, set identification, and sensitivity analysis -- VI. Conclusions. Counterfactuals and the future of empirical research in observational social science -- References -- Index
Control code
ybp12202080
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second Edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 499 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781107065079
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)965135794

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