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Mammen, Enno
Tsybakov, Aleksandr B.
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Discussion Papers, Interdisciplinary Research Project 373: Quantification and Simulation of Economic Processes 1998,4
Discriminant analysis for two data sets in IRd with probability densities f and g can be based on the estimation of the set G = {x : f(x) Ï g(x)}. We consider applications where it is appropriate to assume that the region G has a smooth boundary. In particular, this assumption makes sense if discriminant analysis is used as a data analytic tool. We discuss optimal rates for estimation of G.
minimax rates
discrimination analysis
Bayes risk
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