fastbackward: Fast Backward Elimination Based on Information Criterion

Performs backward elimination with similar syntax to the stepAIC() function from the 'MASS' package. A bounding algorithm is used to avoid fitting unnecessary models, making it much faster.

Version: 1.0.1
Imports: MASS
Suggests: testthat (≥ 3.0.0)
Published: 2024-05-29
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.fastbackward
Author: Jacob Seedorff [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Jacob Seedorff <jacob-seedorff at>
License: Apache License (≥ 2)
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: fastbackward results


Reference manual: fastbackward.pdf


Package source: fastbackward_1.0.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): fastbackward_1.0.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): fastbackward_1.0.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): fastbackward_1.0.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): fastbackward_1.0.1.tgz
Old sources: fastbackward archive


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