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A branch and bound algorithm for computing the best subset regression models


  • Cristian Gatu
  • Erricos Kontoghiorghes


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  • Cristian Gatu & Erricos Kontoghiorghes, 2002. "A branch and bound algorithm for computing the best subset regression models," Computing in Economics and Finance 2002 294, Society for Computational Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:sce:scecf2:294

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    1. Efstathios Panayi & Gareth Peters, 2014. "Survival Models for the Duration of Bid-Ask Spread Deviations," Papers 1406.5487,
    2. Andreas Alfons & Wolfgang Baaske & Peter Filzmoser & Wolfgang Mader & Roland Wieser, 2011. "Robust variable selection with application to quality of life research," Statistical Methods & Applications, Springer;Società Italiana di Statistica, vol. 20(1), pages 65-82, March.
    3. Khan, Jafar A. & Van Aelst, Stefan & Zamar, Ruben H., 2007. "Building a robust linear model with forward selection and stepwise procedures," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 52(1), pages 239-248, September.

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    model selection; least-squares; QR decomposition; branch and bound;

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    • C0 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - General


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