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Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization

Classification and Data Analysis

Theory and Applications

Editors: Jajuga, Krzysztof, Batóg, Jacek, Walesiak, Marek (Eds.)

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  • Covers data analysis and classification methods applicable to various types of data, including symbolic data
  • Presents applications of data analysis methods in numerous areas, including economics, finance and other social sciences
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This volume gathers peer-reviewed contributions on data analysis, classification and related areas presented at the 28th Conference of the Section on Classification and Data Analysis of the Polish Statistical Association, SKAD 2019, held in Szczecin, Poland, on September 18–20, 2019. Providing a balance between theoretical and methodological contributions and empirical papers, it covers a broad variety of topics, ranging from multivariate data analysis, classification and regression, symbolic (and other) data analysis, visualization, data mining, and computer methods to composite measures, and numerous applications of data analysis methods in economics, finance and other social sciences. The book is intended for a wide audience, including researchers at universities and research institutions, graduate and doctoral students, practitioners, data scientists and employees in public statistical institutions.

About the authors

Krzysztof Jajuga is a Professor of Finance and Statistics and Chair of the Department of Financial Investments and Risk Management at the Wroclaw University of Economics and Business, Poland. He has been a Visiting Professor at several universities in the USA, Europe and China. His scientific interests include financial econometrics, risk analysis and management and multivariate statistics, and he is an author of numerous international and regional publications, including 18 books. 

Jacek Batóg is a Professor of Econometrics and Statistics and Chair of the Institute of Econometrics and Statistics at the University of Szczecin, Poland. His scientific interests include classification and data analysis methods, economic growth and development, and analysis of financial condition.

Marek Walesiak is a Professor of Statistics and Econometrics, and Chair of the Department of Econometrics and Computer Science at the Wroclaw University of Economics and Business, Poland. His scientific interests include econometrics, multivariate statistics and marketing research, and he has authored more than 180 publications.


Table of contents (20 chapters)

Table of contents (20 chapters)
  • Comparison of Proposals of Transformation of Nominants into Stimulants on the Example of Financial Ratios of Companies Listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange

    Pages 3-17

    Batóg, Barbara (et al.)

  • Silhouette Index as Clustering Evaluation Tool

    Pages 19-33

    Dudek, Andrzej

  • The Role of Discretization of Continuous Variables in Socioeconomic Classification Models on the Example of Logistic Regression Models and Artificial Neural Networks

    Pages 35-51

    Grzenda, Wioletta

  • Intuitionistic Fuzzy Synthetic Measure for Ordinal Data

    Pages 53-72

    Jefmański, Bartłomiej

  • Improving Classification Accuracy of Ensemble Learning for Symbolic Data Trough Neural Networks’ Feature Extraction

    Pages 73-84

    Pełka, Marcin

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Classification and Data Analysis
Book Subtitle
Theory and Applications
Editors
  • Krzysztof Jajuga
  • Jacek Batóg
  • Marek Walesiak
Series Title
Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-52348-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-52348-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-52347-3
Series ISSN
1431-8814
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 335
Number of Illustrations
65 b/w illustrations, 45 illustrations in colour
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