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A Study on the Bias Reduction in Split Variable Selection in CART
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 Title & Authors
A Study on the Bias Reduction in Split Variable Selection in CART
Song, Hyo-Im; Song, Eun-Tae; Song, Moon Sup;
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 Abstract
In this short communication we discuss the bias problems of CART in split variable selection and suggest a method to reduce the variable selection bias. Penalties proportional to the number of categories or distinct values are applied to the splitting criteria of CART. The results of empirical comparisons show that the proposed modification of CART reduces the bias in variable selection.
 Keywords
classification tree;variable selection bias;impurity measure;CART;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
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혼합형 데이터에 대한 나무형 군집화,양경숙;허명회;

응용통계연구, 2006. vol.19. 2, pp.271-282 crossref(new window)
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