Posts Tagged ‘ hurricanes ’

Insights into Quantile Regression from Arthur Charpentier

April 24, 2012
By
Insights into Quantile Regression from Arthur Charpentier

At this Monday’s Montreal R User Group meeting, Arthur Charpentier gave an interesting talk on the subject of quantile regression. One of the main messages I took away from the workshop was that quantile regression can be used to determine if extreme events are becoming more extreme. The example given was hurricane intensity since 1978.

Read more »