Correlation does not imply causation

Known as: Corellation-causation, Correlation does not mean causality, Circular cause and consequence 
"Correlation does not imply causation" is a phrase used in statistics to emphasize that a correlation between two variables does not imply that one… (More)
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2018
2018
A lot of discussion and controversy has surrounded whether the “market transfer” effect in the Hawaii longline swordfish fishery… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In this paper I offer an analysis of causation based upon a theory of mecha? nisms complex systems whose "internal" parts… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
We provide evidence that the robust association between cognitive skills and economic growth reflects a causal effect of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
We argue that intelligible appeals to interlevel causes (top-down and bottom-up) can be understood, without remainder, as appeals… (More)
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2006
2006
How the mind of a human being can determine the bodily spirits [i.e., the fluids in the nerves, muscles, etc.] in producing… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The subject-specific data from a longitudinal study consist of a string of numbers. These numbers represent a series of empirical… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
This article examines low socioeconomic staus (SES) as both a cause and a consequence of mental illnesses by investigating the… (More)
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1994
Review
1994
'Multiple causation' is the canon of contemporary epidemiology, and its metaphor and model is the 'web of causation.' First… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
This paper concerns the empirical basis of causation, and addresses the following issues: 1. the clues that might prompt people… (More)
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1965
Highly Cited
1965
Amongst the objects of this newly-founded Section of Occupational Medicine and firstly ‘to provide a means, not readily afforded… (More)
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