Meta-Transportability of Causal Effects: A Formal Approach

@inproceedings{Bareinboim2013MetaTransportabilityOC,
  title={Meta-Transportability of Causal Effects: A Formal Approach},
  author={Elias Bareinboim and Judea Pearl},
  booktitle={AISTATS},
  year={2013}
}
This paper considers the problem of transferring experimental findings learned from multiple heterogeneous domains to a different environment, in which only passive observations can be collected. Pearl and Bareinboim (2011) established a complete characterization for such transfer between two domains, a source and a target, and this paper generalizes their results to multiple heterogeneous domains. It establishes a necessary and sufficient condition for deciding when effects in the target… CONTINUE READING

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