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R Data Analysis Cookbook - Second Edition by Kuntal Ganguly

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Introduction

Regression analysis is a form of predictive modeling technique that data analysts or data scientists use to investigate the relationship between a dependent variable (target) and an independent variables (predictors). This chapter covers recipes to apply various regression techniques for predicting future sales of a product, the amount of deposits that a bank will receive during the next month, the number of copies that a particular book will sell, and the expected selling price for a used car.

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