Computer Intensive Statistical Methods: Validation, Model Selection, and Bootstrap, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Computer Intensive Statistical Methods

Validation, Model Selection, and Bootstrap, 1st Edition

By J. S. Urban. Hjorth

Chapman and Hall/CRC

272 pages

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This book focuses on computer intensive statistical methods, such as validation, model selection, and bootstrap, that help overcome obstacles that could not be previously solved by methods such as regression and time series modelling in the areas of economics, meteorology, and transportation.


"The book is written in an engaging, entertaining style, and is well worth a look…"

-Short Book Reviews

"The examples and case studies presented are interesting, and help to explain how cross-validation and bootstrapping work in practice."

-The Statistician

Table of Contents

Preface. Prelude. Computer Intensive Philosophy. Cross Validation. Validation of Time Series Problems. Statistical Bootstrap. Further Bootstrap Results. Computer Intensive Applications. References. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General