TitleThe indifferent Naive Bayes classifier
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsCerquides J, de Mántaras RLópez
EditorRussell SHaller Ing
Conference NameFLAIRS´03 Recent Advances in Artificial Intelligence: Proceedings of the Sixteenth International Flairs Conference
PublisherAAAI Press

The Naive Bayes classifier is a simple and accurate classifier. This paper shows that assuming the Naive Bayes classifier model and applying Bayesian model averaging and the principle of indifference, an equally simple, more accurate and theoretically well founded classifier can be obtained.