mediation: R Package for Causal Mediation Analysis

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Tingley, Dustin ; Yamamoto, Teppei ; Hirose, Kentaro ; Keele, Luke ; Imai, Kosuke (2014)
  • Publisher: Foundation for Open Access Statistics
  • Journal: Journal of Statistical Software (issn: 1548-7660)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.18637/jss.v059.i05
  • Subject: HA1-4737 | Statistics

In this paper, we describe the R package mediation for conducting causal mediation analysis in applied empirical research. In many scientific disciplines, the goal of researchers is not only estimating causal effects of a treatment but also understanding the process in ... View more
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