Phi-divergences and polytomous logistic regression models: An overview



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Gupta, Arjun K. and Pardo Llorente, Leandro (2007) Phi-divergences and polytomous logistic regression models: An overview. Journal of statistical planning and inference, 137 (11). pp. 3513-3524. ISSN 0378-3758

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In this paper we assume that the categorical data are distributed according to a multinomial distribution whose probabilities follow a polytomous logistic regression model and we present some inferential results based on minimum phi-divergence estimators as well as phi-divergence test statistics.

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Special Issue: In Celebration of the Centennial of The Birth of Samarendra Nath Roy (1906-1964)

Uncontrolled Keywords:multinomial sampling; dimensionality reduction; kullback-leibler divergence; phi-divergence test statistic
Subjects:Sciences > Mathematics > Mathematical statistics
ID Code:17619
Deposited On:11 Jan 2013 09:44
Last Modified:25 Jun 2018 07:13

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