The Inflation Technique Completely Solves the Causal Compatibility Problem

  title={The Inflation Technique Completely Solves the Causal Compatibility Problem},
  author={Miguel Navascu{\'e}s and Elie Wolfe},
  journal={Journal of Causal Inference},
  pages={70 - 91}
Abstract The causal compatibility question asks whether a given causal structure graph — possibly involving latent variables — constitutes a genuinely plausible causal explanation for a given probability distribution over the graph’s observed categorical variables. Algorithms predicated on merely necessary constraints for causal compatibility typically suffer from false negatives, i.e. they admit incompatible distributions as apparently compatible with the given graph. In 10.1515/jci-2017-0020… 
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