Bayesian Semiparametric Regression: An Exposition and Application to Print Advertising Data
A new regression based approach is proposed for modeling marketing databases. The approach is Bayesian and provides a number of significant improvements over current methods. Independent variables can enter into the model in either a parametric or nonparametric manner, significant variables can be identified from a large number of potential regressors and an appropriate transformation of the dependent variable can be automatically selected from a discrete set of pre-specified candidate transformations.
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- Smith, M. & Kohn, R., .
"Nonparametric Regression using Bayesian Variable Selection,"
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_009, Australian Graduate School of Management.
- Smith, Michael & Kohn, Robert, 1996. "Nonparametric regression using Bayesian variable selection," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 75(2), pages 317-343, December.
- Smith, M. & Sheather S. & Kohn, R., . "Finite sample performance of robust Bayesian regression," Statistics Working Paper _011, Australian Graduate School of Management.
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