causality


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cau·sal·i·ty

 (kô-zăl′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. cau·sal·i·ties
1. The principle of or relationship between cause and effect.
2. A causal agency, force, or quality.

causality

(kɔːˈzælɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1.
a. the relationship of cause and effect
b. the principle that nothing can happen without being caused
2. causal agency or quality

cau•sal•i•ty

(kɔˈzæl ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. the relation of cause and effect.
2. causal quality or agency.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.causality - the relation between causes and effects
relation - an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Translations

causality

[kɔːˈzælɪtɪ] Ncausalidad f

causality

[kɔːˈzælɪti] ncausalité f

causality

nKausalität f

causality

[kɔːˈzælɪtɪ] ncausalità
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Some do investigate the nonstationarity properties but then imply the Granger Causality Tests using simple VAR or VECM or Johansen-Juselius cointegration procedures.
If lagged changes in some macro economic variables cause variations in stock prices and past fluctuations in stock prices cause variations in the economic variable, then bi-directional causality is implied between the two series.
Most health services researchers--and certainly any who have worked in multidisciplinary teams--also know that even having conversations with research colleagues about causality can be trying, and that different disciplines have different perspectives on these questions.
Chapter five consists of a short survey of causality and occasionalism in falsafa and kalam respectively, thus selling the stage for al-Ghazali's own elaborations on the subject.
It is with this backdrop this paper is an attempt to examine the dynamics of the causality between FII flows and stock market returns in Indian capital market.