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Study of the prediction of manpower change behavior using regression methods

Robert R. Read

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Published
**1977**
by Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif
.

Written in English

- Regression analysis,
- United States,
- United States. Navy,
- Personnel management,
- Recruiting, enlistment

It is shown that the use of regression methods in the forecasting of Separations (EAOS), Eligibles (to reenlist) and Non-reenlistments jointly by length of service and pay grade are competitive with the currently used "alpha" method. The question of whether one of the two methods of forecasting is clearly superior could not be addressed with the currently available data. The report describes the data base, presents various general characteristics of the data, summarizes the computational results that lead to the recommended choice of input, and recommends follow-on work to clarify the issues. (Author)

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by R.R. Read |

Contributions | Naval Postgraduate School (U.S.) |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 62 p. : |

Number of Pages | 62 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25485856M |

OCLC/WorldCa | 423386460 |

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Artificial Neural Network and Multiple Linear Regression were proposed to predict donations received by a food bank from the supermarket [8]. Data clustering and time series methods were used to. study carried out about the behavior of men might have inadvertently restricted the survey to Caucasian men only. Shall we then generalize the result as the attributes of all men irrespective of race? Such use of regression equation is an abuse since the limitations imposed by the data restrict the use of the prediction equations to Caucasian men.

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