Cause and correlation examples

Correlation Partial Correlation

Evidence on the Presence and Causes of Serial Correlation in

expected to produce agreement among the signs of the sample serial correlation coefficients for different securities" [7 p. 74]. For the aggregate market

Eight things you need to know about interpreting correlations:

For example suppose there is a correlation between how many slices of pizza I eat (variable. X)
Eight things you need to know about interpreting correlations

A Note on Serial Correlation Bias in Estimates of Distributed Lags

of least squares estimates caused by the serial correlation of the e's. In this paper I will consider only large sample bias.

Correlation and Causation in the Study of Personality

Figure 2 depicts an example given by Pearl (2009). The graph represents the causal relations among five variables: the season of the year (season) whether it 

Empirical Tools of Public Finance

Causality: Two economic variables are causally related if the There are many examples where causation and correlation can get confused.
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Correlation Causation

Common Cause Explanation

have cited examples like this as evidence of the importance of common cause principle says there exists a common cause of correlated effects. But in.

Correlations Genuine and Spurious in Pearson and Yule

This is a nice example of Pearson's polemical style. Incidentally in 1935 he refused a knighthood. These ideas about correlation and causation pro- vide the 

Does Trade Cause Growth? - By JEFFREY A. FRANKEL AND

and vi are likely to be correlated. For example countries with good transportation systems