A framework for causal discovery in non-intervenable systems.

  title={A framework for causal discovery in non-intervenable systems.},
  author={Peter Jan van Leeuwen and Michael DeCaria and Nachiketa Chakraborty and Manuel Pulido},
  volume={31 12},
Many frameworks exist to infer cause and effect relations in complex nonlinear systems, but a complete theory is lacking. A new framework is presented that is fully nonlinear, provides a complete information theoretic disentanglement of causal processes, allows for nonlinear interactions between causes, identifies the causal strength of missing or unknown processes, and can analyze systems that cannot be represented on directed acyclic graphs. The basic building blocks are information theoretic… 


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