Causal inference from text: A commentary

@article{Sridhar2022CausalIF,
  title={Causal inference from text: A commentary},
  author={Dhanya Sridhar and David M. Blei},
  journal={Science Advances},
  year={2022},
  volume={8}
}
Statistical and machine learning methods help social scientists and other researchers make causal inferences from texts. 

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