Gain Curve


A graph that shows the Recall that would be achieved for a particular Cutoff. The Gain Curve directly relates the Recall that can be achieved to the effort that must be expended to achieve it, as measured by the number of Documents that must be reviewed and Coded. 1


  1. Maura R. Grossman and Gordon V. Cormack, EDRM page & The Grossman-Cormack Glossary of Technology-Assisted Review, with Foreword by John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge2013 Fed. Cts. L. Rev. 7 (January 2013).