Fraud Analytics: Case study using Logistic Regression

The application of analytics for Fraud Detection with a case study using Logistic Regression with the language of SAS.
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  • Lectures 15
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 8/2014 English

Course Description

This course covers a case study on fraud detection using logistic regression analysis in the language of SAS. By the end of this course you will learn about the various types of fraud. You will learn what information to use from the available data to detect different kinds of fraud.

You will also earn the approach and best practices in using a logistic regression based approach to fraud detection.

You get access to 13 videos. It will take you about one and a half hours if you complete the course in one stretch.

What are the requirements?

  • Participants should be familiar with the language of SAS. You should be able to import and manipulate data in the language of SAS. An understanding of the regression approach to predictive modeling is necessary.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • In this course you will learn about the various types of fraud.
  • You will also learn what information to use from the available data to detect different kinds of fraud.
  • You will learn the approach and best practices in using a logistic regression based approach to fraud detection.
  • By the end of the course you will understand the application of analytics for Fraud Detection

What is the target audience?

  • Anybody interested in fraud analytics, financial analytics and all those who want to begin a career in Financial Analytics.

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Fraud Analytics
Welcome note
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02:13
Introduction and Problem Definition
Preview
06:28
Section 2: Data Exploration
Understanding the Data
Preview
10:06
Treating Categorical Variables
02:44
Section 3: Data Preparation, Model Creation and Validation
Data Preparation- Sampling and Missing Value Treatment
08:46
Data Preparation- Outlier Treatment
08:37
Data Partitioning
02:54
Variable Reduction
02:34
Creating Deciles
07:07
Variable Transformation- Part 1
01:59
Variable Transformation- Part 2
03:30
Model Creation
08:39
Gains Chart
09:35
Validation
02:47
Extra
01:03

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Instructor Biography

Jigsaw Academy, The Online School of Analytics

Jigsaw Academy is a Bangalore based analytics training company that is run by analytics professionals. Their data analytics courses are designed and delivered by industry experts who have applied analytics to solve business problems in a variety of fields like retail, FMCG, financial services, telecom and health care. The instructors use their real-world experiences to teach analytical skills that are most valuable at the work place. Their flagship course called the Foundation course in Analytics and the language of SAS ( data analytics course) has been taken by thousands of students across the globe and has helped launch many careers in this new and exciting field. They have recently completed analytics training workshops in B schools across the country, including IIM Bangalore.

Jigsaw Academy's analytics courses have been compared with the best institutes in India be it IIT’s or IIM’s & is featured as one of the best analytics training institute in India. Considering Jigsaw Academy's course quality, Great Lakes (a premiere MBA institute in India) has collaborated with Jigsaw Academy in offering a Post Graduate Programme in Analytics.

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