Estimating Multiple Precision Matrices With Cluster Fusion Regularization

  title={Estimating Multiple Precision Matrices With Cluster Fusion Regularization},
  author={Bradley S. Price and Aaron J. Molstad and Ben Sherwood},
  journal={Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics},
  pages={823 - 834}
Abstract We propose a penalized likelihood framework for estimating multiple precision matrices from different classes. Most existing methods either incorporate no information on relationships between the precision matrices or require this information be known a priori. The framework proposed in this article allows for simultaneous estimation of the precision matrices and relationships between the precision matrices. Sparse and nonsparse estimators are proposed, both of which require solving a… 
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