Hello fellow Data Science-Centralists!
I wrote a post on my LinkedIn about why you should NEVER run a Logistic Regression. (Unless you really have to).
The main thrust is:
- There is no theoretical reason why a least squares estimator can't work on a 0/1.
- There are very very narrow theoretical reasons that you want to run a logistic, and unless you fall into those categories it's not worth the time.
- The run time of a logistic can be up to…