PREDICTING THE TOP THREE FINISHERS OF THE 2016 KENTUCKY DERBY USING LOGISTIC REGRESSION

Andrew Bristow

Virginia Commonwealth University

Andrew Bristow earned a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Virginia Tech.  He also holds a Master's degree in Mathematics from Virginia Commonwealth University.  He is currently enrolled in the Master of Decision Analytics program at Virginia Commonwealth University.  He currently teaches undergraduate mathematics courses at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.  

Abstract

There are many methods of predicting or forecasting within the realm of multivariate statistical analysis. Different methods are suitable for different purposes.  The aim of this study was to apply logistic regression... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Andrew Bristow (Virginia Commonwealth University)
  2. Shane Olson (Virginia Commonwealth University)

Topic Area

Topics: MBA/Masters Student Papers

Session

MP1 » Graduate Student Paper Session 1 (08:45 - Thursday, 23rd February, Kiawah)

Paper

Shane-Andy_SEDSI_Paper_Submittal_final_Jan_2017.pdf