Using Machine Learning Effectively (IDA Research Summary)

July, 2021
IDA document: D-13236
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Type: Research Summary/Research Insights
Division: Strategy, Forces and Resources Division
Authors:
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Julie A. Lockwood, Dave I. Cotting, Alan B. Gelder See more authors
Producing high-quality strategic and operational decisions informed by machine learning (ML) techniques demands rich and reliable data, careful research question framing, proper application of appropriate analytic tools, and accurate interpretation of results. This summary provides recommendations to assist decision makers make effective use of machine learning techniques.