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Minimax

Known as: MM, Minmax algorithm, Maximin (philosophy) 
Minimax (sometimes MinMax or MM) is a decision rule used in decision theory, game theory, statistics and philosophy for minimizing the possible loss… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
We study the tradeoff between privacy guarantees and the utility of statistical estimators under local differential privacy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
An important way to make large training sets is to gather noisy labels from crowds of nonexperts. We propose a minimax entropy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We propose MC+, a fast, continuous, nearly unbiased and accurate method of penalized variable selection in high-dimensional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
When constructing a classifier, the probability of correct classification of future data points should be maximized. We consider… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We study a simple \Horizon Model" for the problem of recovering an image from noisy data; in this model the image has an edge… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A new principle for choosing portfolios based on historical returns data is introduced; the optimal portfolio based on this… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This article proposes a general theory and methodology, called the minimax entropy principle, for building statistical models for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
One of the major concentrated activities of the past decade in control theory has been the development of the so-called "H… Expand
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Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
 
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Highly Cited
1953
Highly Cited
1953
The problem formulated below was motivated by that of determining an interval containing the point at which a unimodal function… Expand
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