bcgam: Bayesian Constrained Generalised Linear Models

Fits generalised partial linear regression models using a Bayesian approach, where shape and smoothness constraints are imposed on nonparametrically modelled predictors through shape-restricted splines, and no constraints are imposed on optional parametrically modelled covariates. See Meyer et al. (2011) <doi/10.1080/10485252.2011.597852> for more details. IMPORTANT: before installing 'bcgam', you need to install 'Rtools' (Windows) or 'Xcode' (Mac OS X). These are required for the correct installation of 'nimble' (<>).

Version: 1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.2), nimble (≥ 0.6-9)
Imports: stats, graphics, igraph, coda
Suggests: testthat
Published: 2018-03-18
Author: Cristian Oliva-Aviles [aut, cre], Mary C. Meyer [aut]
Maintainer: Cristian Oliva-Aviles <coliva at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: Rtools (>= 3.3) for Windows, Xcode (>= 9.0) for Mac OS X
CRAN checks: bcgam results


Reference manual: bcgam.pdf
Package source: bcgam_1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: bcgam_1.0.tgz, r-oldrel: bcgam_1.0.tgz


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