cna: Causal Modeling with Coincidence Analysis

Provides comprehensive functionalities for causal modeling with Coincidence Analysis (CNA), which is a configurational comparative method of causal data analysis that was first introduced in Baumgartner (2009) <doi:10.1177/0049124109339369>, and generalized in Baumgartner & Ambuehl (2018) <doi:10.1017/psrm.2018.45>. CNA is designed to recover INUS-causation from data, which is particularly relevant for analyzing processes featuring conjunctural causation (component causation) and equifinality (alternative causation). CNA is currently the only method for INUS-discovery that allows for multiple effects (outcomes/endogenous factors), meaning it can analyze common-cause and causal chain structures.

Package details

AuthorMathias Ambuehl [aut, cre, cph], Michael Baumgartner [aut, cph], Ruedi Epple [ctb], Veli-Pekka Parkkinen [ctb], Alrik Thiem [ctb]
MaintainerMathias Ambuehl <mathias.ambuehl@consultag.ch>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
Version3.2.0
URL https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=cna
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install.packages("cna")

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