Efficient nonparametric estimation of causal mediation effects

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Chan, K. C. G.; Imai, K.; Yam, S. C. P.; Zhang, Z.;
(2016)
  • Subject: 62G05 | Statistics - Methodology

An essential goal of program evaluation and scientific research is the investigation of causal mechanisms. Over the past several decades, causal mediation analysis has been used in medical and social sciences to decompose the treatment effect into the natural direct and... View more