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Neural Computation

May 15, 1999, Vol. 11, No. 4, Pages 995-1009
(doi: 10.1162/089976699300016557)
© 1999 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
No Free Lunch for Early Stopping
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Abstract

We show that with a uniform prior on models having the same training error, early stopping at some fixed training error above the training error minimum results in an increase in the expected generalization error.