Periodica Mathematica Hungarica

, Volume 51, Issue 1, pp 99–117 | Cite as

Model selection via information criteria

  • Zsolt Talata


This is a survey of the information criterion approach to model selection problems. New results about context tree estimation and the estimation of the basic neighborhood of Markov random fields are also mentioned.

model selection information criterion minimum description length Bayesian information criterion context tree estimation Markov random field basic neighborhood estimation 


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© Springer-Verlag/Akadémiai Kiadó 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Zsolt Talata
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  1. 1.Stochastics Research Group Hungarian Academy of Sciences

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