regression analysis

Definitions

Accounting

  • noun a method of discovering the ratio of one dependent variable and one or more independent variables, so as to give a value to the dependent variable

Economics

  • noun a method of discovering the relationship between one variable and any number of other variables giving a coefficient by which forecasts can be made. The technique is used by statisticians to forecast the way in which something will behave.
  • noun analysis which allows the prediction of the value of a variable from several predictor variables

Business

  • acronymRA

Health Economics

  • synonymmultiple regression
    (written as Regression Analysis)
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