# Questions tagged [references]

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### Textbook suggestion: Multivariate Data Integration and PLS

Apparently Partial Least Squares regression is very used in my field of research. I am looking for an applied textbook that covers Multivariate Data Integration methods, especially PLS and ideally its ...
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### Good reference book for linear statistical models? [duplicate]

My Ph.D. training is mostly in applied mathematics. I'm interested in learning materials of linear statistical models, especially their applications in data science or statistical machine learning. Is ...
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### Spatial point pattern modelling where the observation of points are uncertain?

I am wondering if there is any literature on this issue. My problem here is not regarding the location uncertainty of the points, it is rather that I am not sure if a point is indeed an event ...
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### Spatial change-of-support from coarser areas to smaller, nested areas

I'm working with survey data and for $N$ larger domain units (in this case, spatial) I have an estimate of some response variable $y_i$ and covariate vector $x_i$ for $i\in \{1,...,N\}$. In each of ...
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### Why is the block size in ResNets usually 2 or 3 layers and not more?

Is there a reason why only 2 or 3 layers are skipped by a shortcut connection? What benefits would it have to skip more than 3 layers? I do not find an obvious answer besides that increasing the block ...
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### Linear model vs duration model

I'm wondering what are the advantages of duration models vs linear, treatment effects models. Does anyone have any advise or references?
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### Statistical modelling books that DON'T go easy on the math

I'm looking for a book on statistical modelling techniques that doesn't skimp on the derivations, probability theory, calc and linear algebra. A lot of books seem to be designed for people who don't ...
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### Reference request for contemporary monographs on minimax theory

Are there any contemporary monographs on minimax theory$^1$, and if so, what are they? So far, I have seen minimax theory given some treatment in Theory of Point Estimation by Lehmann and Casella (...
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### Looking for modern references in Mathematical Multivariate Statistics

I know this question has been asked many times but all the answers seem to suggest old books or otherwise do not seem updated. Also, most these questions do not really seem to cater to my particular ...
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### Is polynomial regression doomed to only work for data set with tiny amount of features?

Consider curve fitting for a dataset $D = \{(x_i, y_i)\}$, $i = 1, \ldots, N$, $x_i \in \mathbb{R}^f$, $y_i \in \mathbb{R}$. Here, $f \in \mathbb{N}$ is the number of features associated with the data....
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### When and why to use specific probability distributions?

I'm a graduate mathematics student and I've taken several courses on statistics, probability theory, stochastic processes and machine learning. In all the textbooks I consulted and all the classes I'...
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### AdaBoost Regression Prediction Inequality

I have created an AdaBoost regression model from scratch in Python but ran into a rare occurrence where a prediction can not be made for an observation in the testing data. I have followed section 3 (...
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### Good books on autoregressive distributed lags (ARDL)

I would like to find a book on ARDl not part of a general time series book, but focused on ARDL primarily (I have read books on time series and articles on ARDL already - I want an extensive treatment ...
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### When are circular statistics needed (reference)?

I have a set of data of measurements for the lateral angle of the internal acoustic meatus (it's an angle between the canal of our inner ear and another bone structure in our skull). The measurements ...
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### Dimensionality Reduction on Mixed Data

If you have a dataset with not only numerical data, but also categorical and boolean. How do you approach doing dimensionality reduction to this dataset. The standard algorithms only work with ...
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### Gaussian random fields and multiple-output Gaussian processes

This CV post asks about the definition of a multiple-output Gaussian process. Although the definition seems to be clear that a multiple-output Gaussian process is a ''Gaussian process'' that gives us ...
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### Best Time Series Analysis Book for Self Learning? [duplicate]

I am an M.Stat student and I was interested in Time Series but the course won't be available at my University until the semester after I graduate so I wanted to self teach the topic. I have some ...
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### Resource of python statistics problems and their solutions [closed]

I am learning ML / DS, after learning Pandas, I found a lot of Pandas exercises to practice like this https://github.com/guipsamora/pandas_exercises Can anyone share such exercises with a solution for ...