Correlation vs Causation

22 Dec

From Bloomberg Businessweek

http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/correlation-or-causation-12012011-gfx.html

 

Correlation or Causation?

 

Need to prove something you already believe? Statistics are easy: All you need are two graphs and a leading question

Correlation may not imply causation, but it sure can help us insinuate it.

 

 

 

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One Response to “Correlation vs Causation”

  1. W. R. Woolf December 22, 2011 at 3:24 pm #

    Good thing the mountain range doesn’t have any more summits 😉

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