Causation, prediction, and search

@inproceedings{Spirtes1993CausationPA,
  title={Causation, prediction, and search},
  author={Peter Spirtes and Clark Glymour and Richard Scheines},
  year={1993}
}
What assumptions and methods allow us to turn observations into causal knowledge, and how can even incomplete causal knowledge be used in planning and prediction to influence and control our environment? In this book Peter Spirtes, Clark Glymour, and Richard Scheines address these questions using the formalism of Bayes networks, with results that have been applied in diverse areas of research in the social, behavioral, and physical sciences. The authors show that although experimental and… CONTINUE READING

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