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Regression Analysis: A Primer

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Regression is arguably the workhorse of statistics. Despite its popularity, however, it may also be the most misunderstood. The Dependent Variable is something you want to predict or explain. In a Marketing Research context it might be Purchase Interest measured on a 0-10 rating scale. The Independent Variable is what you use to explain or predict the Dependent Variable.


23-types-of-regression

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This contribution is from David Corliss. David teaches a class on this subject, giving a (very brief) description of 23 regression methods in just an hour, with an example and the package and procedures used for each case. Here you can check the webcast done for Central Michigan University. For instance, I would add piecewise linear regression, as well as regression on unusual domains (on a sphere or on the simplex.)


23 types of regression

@machinelearnbot

This contribution is from David Corliss. David teaches a class on this subject, giving a (very brief) description of 23 regression methods in just an hour, with an example and the package and procedures used for each case.


23 types of regression

@machinelearnbot

This contribution is from David Corliss. David teaches a class on this subject, giving a (very brief) description of 23 regression methods in just an hour, with an example and the package and procedures used for each case. Here you can check the webcast done for Central Michigan University. For instance, I would add piecewise linear regression, as well as regression on unusual domains (on a sphere or on the simplex.)