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Program and Slides

Thursday, September 28

Time Event
9:30 Registration
10:00 Opening remarks
10:15 Causality in Mind: Learning, Reasoning and Blaming
David Lagnado
11:15 Answering Causal Questions in Economics and Elsewhere
Steve Pischke
12:15 Lunch
1:15 Contributed short talks
2:15 How do common statistical tools contribute to the current 'replication crisis’
Nanny Wermuth
3:15 Tea and Coffee
4:00 Panel Discussion: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Causation
5:30 Conference Dinner (Zeeman Building)

Friday, September 29

Time Event
9:00 Registration

Machine Learning and the Art of Causal Assumptions
Ricardo Silva

10:30 Tea and Coffee
11:00 Finding Promising Causal Hypotheses without Graphs
Jim Q. Smith
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Search for causality: the case of sleep deprivation and chronic disease
Franco Cappucchio
2:00 Closing Remarks

Location: All lectures will take place in Millburn House A0.29