BayesSAE: Bayesian Analysis of Small Area Estimation

This package provides a variety of functions to deal with several specific small area area- level models in Bayesian context. Models provided range from the basic Fay-Herriot model to its improvement such as You-Chapman models, unmatched models, spatial models and so on. Different types of priors for specific parameters could be chosen to obtain MCMC posterior draws. The main sampling function is written in C with GSL lab so as to facilitate the computation. Model internal checking and model comparison criteria are also involved.

Version: 1.0-1
Depends: Formula, coda, lattice
Published: 2013-10-28
Author: Chengchun Shi, with contributions from Peng Zhang
Maintainer: Chengchun Shi <3100102177 at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: BayesSAE results


Reference manual: BayesSAE.pdf
Package source: BayesSAE_1.0-1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: BayesSAE_1.0-1.tgz, r-oldrel: BayesSAE_1.0-1.tgz
Old sources: BayesSAE archive


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