Using a GBM for Classification in R

August 26, 2013

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I discuss some advantages of Generalized Boosted Models over logistic regression and discriminant analysis and demonstrate how to use a GBM for binary classification (predicting whether an event occurs or not).

Using a GBM for Classification in R from Wallace Campbell on Vimeo.

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