Re: [R] Coefficients of Logistic Regression from bootstrap - how to get them?

From: Doran, Harold <>
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2008 15:41:53 -0400

> I used bootstrap to virtually increase the size of my
> dataset, it should result in estimates more close to that
> from the population - isn't it the purpose of bootstrap?

No, not really. The bootstrap is a resampling method for variance estimation. It is often used when there is not an easy way, or a closed form expression, for estimating the sampling variance of a statistic. mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Mon 21 Jul 2008 - 19:45:20 GMT

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