Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Can Econometrics Trace the Roots of Autism

Economics professor Michael Waldman of Cornell said yes in an article featured in a WSJ story. Read more here.

Instrumental Variable is the key. Pros and cons of the technique are discussed in the story as well. As for me, I don't think I have anything more to add given my limited knowledge in econometrics. Comments are open though.

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