nowcasting (1.1.0)

Predicting Economic Variables using Dynamic Factor Models.

https://github.com/nmecsys/nowcasting
http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/nowcasting

It contains the tools to implement dynamic factor models to forecast economic variables. The user will be able to construct pseudo real time vintages, use information criteria for determining the number of factors and shocks, estimate the model, and visualize results among other things.

Maintainer: Daiane Marcolino de Mattos
Author(s): Daiane Marcolino de Mattos [aut, cre], Pedro Costa Ferreira [aut], Serge de Valk [aut], Guilherme Branco Gomes [aut]

License: GPL-3

Uses: corpcor, DBI, httr, lubridate, magic, matlab, Matrix, RCurl, RMySQL, vars, xts, zoo, knitr, rmarkdown

Released about 1 month ago.