A systematic framework to analyse and classify measures of association in 2x2 probability tables

Markus Scholz & Dirk Hasenclever
Background: Measures of association play a role in selecting 2x2 tables in high-dimensional binary data that exhibit strong associations. Several measures of association are in use namely mutual information (MutInf), correlation coefficient (R), odds ratio (OR) based measures like Yule’s Q and[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]