Data Sets, Functions and Examples from the Book: "The Elements of Statistical Learning, Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction" by Trevor Hastie, Robert Tibshirani and Jerome Friedman

Useful when reading the book above mentioned, in the documentation referred to as `the book'.


This file NEWS introduced with version ElemStatLearn_2012.04-0

2012.04-0: File NAMESPACE introduced File NEWS introduced error in dataset prostata corrected better compression introduced 2015.6.26:
cLenup, bugfixes (documentation/code mismatches): A few changes in coding (not content) of marketing.Rd Examples taking too much time in spam.Rd moved into \dontrun{}

Reference manual

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2015.6.26.1 by Kjetil B Halvorsen, 2 months ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Material from the book's webpage , R port and packaging by Kjetil B Halvorsen

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Machine Learning & Statistical Learning, Teaching Statistics

GPL (>= 2) license

Depends on stats

Suggests gam, splines, MASS, class, leaps, mda, lasso2, lars, boot, prim, earth

Suggested by WeightedROC, directlabels, genridge, loon, tensorBSS.

See at CRAN