Linear Regression

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Linear Regression

Linear Regression: Straight & Narrow - Linear Regression for Machine Learning

Linear regression may be the key statistical method in machine learning, but it didn’t get to be that way without a fight. Two eminent mathematicians claimed credit for it, and 200 years later the matter remains unresolved.
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Linear Regression

When Optimization is Suboptimal: How gradient descent can sometimes lead to model bias

Bias arises in machine learning when we fit an overly simple function to a more complex problem. A theoretical study shows that gradient descent itself may introduce such bias and render algorithms unable to fit data properly.

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