Tree-Structured Classifier

  title={Tree-Structured Classifier},
  author={Wei-Yin Loh},
A tree-structured classifier is a decision tree for predicting a class variable from one or more predictor variables. THAID [15, 7] was the first such algorithm. This article focuses on the CART R © [2], C4.5 [17], and GUIDE [12] methods. The algorithms are briefly reviewed and their similarities and differences compared on a real data set and by simulation… CONTINUE READING