# Statistics 156/256: Causal Inference

UC Berkeley, Fall 2024

Welcome to Week 1 of Stat 156

Office hours on 8/29 will be in Evans 355 from 4-5 pm.

Syllabus

The syllabi are now available for 156 and 256.

Readings week 1

Readings week 2

The reading for the second lecture is Chapter 2 of *A first course in causal inference*.

The readings for the third lecture are

- Section 2.1 of the textbook
*Causal inference: what if*by James M. Robins and Miguel A. Hernán. Available online. - Chapter 3 of
*A first course in causal inference*.

Readings week 3

The reading for the fourth lecture is Chapters 4-6 of *A first course in causal inference*.

The readings for the fifth lecture is Chapters 7-9 of *A first course in causal inference*.

Readings week 4

The reading for the 9/17 lecture is

- Chapter 3 of
*Causal inference: what if*. - Chapter 10 of
*A first course in causal inference*.

The readings for the 9/19 lecture are

- Section 2.4 of
*Causal inference: what if*. - Chapters 11-12 of
*A first course in causal inference*.

Homework 2 posted

Homework 2 for 156 is posted in the Homeworks tab.