# Statistical Learning with Sparsity: The Lasso and Generalizations

@inproceedings{Hastie2015StatisticalLW, title={Statistical Learning with Sparsity: The Lasso and Generalizations}, author={Trevor J. Hastie and Robert Tibshirani and Martin J. Wainwright}, year={2015} }

Discover New Methods for Dealing with High-Dimensional Data A sparse statistical model has only a small number of nonzero parameters or weights; therefore, it is much easier to estimate and interpret than a dense model. [] Key Method They discuss the application of 1 penalties to generalized linear models and support vector machines, cover generalized penalties such as the elastic net and group lasso, and review numerical methods for optimization.

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