corlink: Record Linkage, Incorporating Imputation for Missing Agreement Patterns, and Modeling Correlation Patterns Between Fields

A matrix of agreement patterns and counts for record pairs is the input for the procedure. An EM algorithm is used to impute plausible values for missing record pairs. A second EM algorithm, incorporating possible correlations between per-field agreement, is used to estimate posterior probabilities that each pair is a true match - i.e. constitutes the same individual.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.4)
Published: 2016-10-20
Author: John Ferguson [aut, cre]
Maintainer: John Ferguson <john.ferguson at>
License: CC0
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: corlink results


Reference manual: corlink.pdf
Package source: corlink_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: corlink_1.0.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: corlink_1.0.0.tgz


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