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The equal environments assumption in the post-genomic age

Dalton Conley

The equal environments assumption in the post-genomic age

using misclassified twins to estimate bias in heritability models

by Dalton Conley

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDalton Conley, Emily Rauscher
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 16711, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) -- working paper no. 16711.
ContributionsRauscher, Emily, National Bureau of Economic Research
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LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24845892M
LC Control Number2011655937

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[Dalton Conley; Emily Rauscher; National Bureau of Economic Research;] -- Abstract: While it has long been known that genetic-environmental covariance is likely to be non-trivial and confound estimates of narrow-sense.

Get this from a library. The equal environments assumption in the post-genomic age: using misclassified twins to estimate bias in heritability models. The equal environments assumption in the post-genomic age book Conley; Emily Rauscher; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- While it has long been known that genetic-environmental covariance is likely to be non-trivial and confound estimates of narrow-sense.

The equal environments assumption is a critical assumption and if it is violated, this increase due to similarity in environmental experiences would result in an inflated estimation of genetic.

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The effect of daughters on partisanship by Protected DAISY, Accessible book, Sociology, Equality, Economic aspects. We have seen that the twin method’s all-important MZ-DZ equal environment assumption (EEA) states that reared-together MZ and DZ pairs grow up experiencing similar environments.

From the inception of the twin method in until the mids, the EEA was defined as the simple statement that MZ and same-sex DZ pairs grow up experiencing. Dalton Conley & Emily Rauscher, "The Equal Environments Assumption in the Post-Genomic Age: Using Misclassified Twins to Estimate Bias in Heritability Models," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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Siegal. “The Equal Environments Assumption in the Post-Genomic Age: Using Misclassified Twins to Estimate Bias in Heritability Models.” Behavior Genetics 43(4).

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