[graph-tool] Model Selection across Distributions

Tiago de Paula Peixoto tiago at skewed.de
Mon Nov 30 23:47:00 CET 2020


Am 30.11.20 um 22:39 schrieb Enrique Castaneda:
> In case I want to simply compare two models with unscaled discrete
> covariates: one using a geometric distribution and one using a
> binomial distribution. Can I perform model selection by  simply
> comparing their state.entropy() values?

Yes, in the case of discrete distributions, the derivative term is not 
applicable.

Best,
Tiago

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Tiago de Paula Peixoto <tiago at skewed.de>
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