aster (1.03)
Aster Models.
http://www.stat.umn.edu/geyer/aster/
http://cran.rproject.org/web/packages/aster
Aster models are exponential family regression models for life history analysis. They are like generalized linear models except that elements of the response vector can have different families (e. g., some Bernoulli, some Poisson, some zerotruncated Poisson, some normal) and can be dependent, the dependence indicated by a graphical structure. Discrete time survival analysis, zeroinflated Poisson regression, and generalized linear models that are exponential family (e. g., logistic regression and Poisson regression with log link) are special cases. Main use is for data in which there is survival over discrete time periods and there is additional data about what happens conditional on survival (e. g., number of offspring). Uses the exponential family canonical parameterization (aster transform of usual parameterization). There are also random effects versions of these models.
Maintainer:
Charles J. Geyer
Author(s): Charles J. Geyer <charlie@stat.umn.edu>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
Uses: trust, numDeriv
Reverse depends: envlpaster, rTableICC
Reverse suggests: aster2
Released 4 months ago.
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 aster_1.02. Released about 1 year ago.
 aster_0.9.1.1. Released over 1 year ago.
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 aster_0.831. Released about 4 years ago.
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 aster_0.827. Released about 6 years ago.
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 aster_0.821. Released over 6 years ago.
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 aster_0.78. Released over 7 years ago.
 aster_0.77. Released over 10 years ago.
 aster_0.75. Released about 11 years ago.
 aster_0.73. Released almost 12 years ago.
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