Blog Archives

Sankey Diagram for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Forecast

June 10, 2018
By
Sankey Diagram for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Forecast

The probabilistic forecast from the bookmaker consensus model for the 2018 FIFA World Cup is visualized in an interactive Sankey diagram, highlighting the teams' most likely progress through the tournament. Bookmaker consensus model Two weeks ago we published our Probabilistic Forecast for the 2018 FIFA World Cup: By adjusting...

Read more »

Probabilistic Forecasting for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

May 29, 2018
By
Probabilistic Forecasting for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Using a consensus model based on quoted bookmakers' odds winning probabilities for all competing teams in the FIFA World Cup are obtained: The favorite is Brazil, closely followed by the defending World Champion Germany. Football fans worldwide anticipate the 2018 FIFA World Cup that...

Read more »

Distributional regression forests on arXiv

April 9, 2018
By
Distributional regression forests on arXiv

Distributional regression trees and forests provide flexible data-driven probabilistic forecasts by blending distributional models (for location, scale, shape, and beyond) with regression trees and random forests. Accompanied by the R package disttree. Citation Lisa Schlosser, Torsten Hothorn, Reto Stauffer, Achim Zeileis (2018). “Distributional Regression Forests for Probabilistic Precipitation Forecasting in...

Read more »

Search R-bloggers


Sponsors

Never miss an update!
Subscribe to R-bloggers to receive
e-mails with the latest R posts.
(You will not see this message again.)

Click here to close (This popup will not appear again)