Models for Spatially Correlated Data

Fits the autologistic model described in Besag's famous 1974 paper on auto- models <>. Fits a multicategory generalization of the autologistic model when there are more than 2 response categories. Provides support for both asymptotic and bootstrap confidence intervals. For full model descriptions and a guide to the use of this package, please see the vignette.


New version 2.0.0

This is a new version of the automultinomial. Changes in this version:

  • Added a vignette with guide to use

  • Added type checking of user input to give more informative error messages

  • Made documentation more user friendly

  • Removed some extraneous functions

  • Added bootstrap confidence intervals

  • Fixed a bug related to model parameterization

  • Removed centered autologistic model functionality

  • Removed regularization and variable selection functionality, with intent to add more user friendly version in future release

Stephen Berg

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2.0.0 by Stephen Berg, 3 years ago

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Authors: Stephen Berg [aut, cre] , Rao Fu [aut] , Jun Zhu [ths]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-2 license

Imports Matrix, igraph, numDeriv, stats

Suggests utils, rmarkdown, knitr, ggplot2

See at CRAN