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To explain Olympic cost blowouts, the researchers said overruns did not, over time, undergo a “regression to the mean” — the statistical phenomenon that looks at the impact of repeat events on outcomes.
WANT TO HOST THE OLYMPICS? PLAN TO GO OVER BUDGETFIONA ZUBLINSEPTEMBER 14, 2020OZY
Our modeling process utilizes an ensemble technique, incorporating various algorithms and variable subsets, including logistic regression, random forest, XGBoost and elastic net to forecast elections.
THE FORECAST: THE METHODOLOGY BEHIND OUR 2020 ELECTION MODELDANIEL MALLOYSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OZY
We derive the distribution of outcome relationships by performing an XGBoost regression.
THE FORECAST: THE METHODOLOGY BEHIND OUR 2020 ELECTION MODELDANIEL MALLOYSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OZY
We actually need to create barriers to regression to the status quo.
COVID-19 HAS SPURRED RAPID TRANSFORMATION IN HEALTH CARE. LET’S MAKE SURE IT STAYS THAT WAYJAKEMETHAUGUST 20, 2020FORTUNE
The rigid method, which is the most accurate historically, receives the majority of the weight, followed by the demographic regression and then the regional regression.
HOW FIVETHIRTYEIGHT’S 2020 PRESIDENTIAL FORECAST WORKS — AND WHAT’S DIFFERENT BECAUSE OF COVID-19NATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)AUGUST 12, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
He was thinking: yesterday wasted—covert regression, myself included—no more of that!
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Few of these groups or communities that are classed as "savage" show no traces of regression from a more advanced cultural stage.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
War is a reaction, a regression, but still it is something more than a mere slipping of the machinery of life.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF NATIONSG.E. PARTRIDGE
Rapid change invariably betokens regression—descent being vastly easier and swifter in movement than ascent is.
FEMINISM AND SEX-EXTINCTIONARABELLA KENEALY
Even if we could achieve this feat of regression, we could not reach by this means a God distinct from the universe.
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