Statistical Approach to Fuzzy Cognitive Maps

  • Vesa A. NiskanenEmail author
Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 391)


Fuzzy cognitive maps are studied from statistical standpoint. An analogy between these maps and linear regression and logistic regression models is drawn. Practical examples are also provided.


Fuzzy cognitive maps Regression models 



I express my thanks to the distinguished Editors for having this opportunity to be one of the contributors of this book. This article is dedicated to the memory of my mentor and friend, the great Professor Lotfi Zadeh.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Economics and ManagementUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinkiFinland

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