|Title:||Linear Quantile Mixed Models: The lqmm Package for Laplace Quantile Regression|
|Abstract:||Inference in quantile analysis has received considerable attention in the recent years. Linear quantile mixed models (Geraci and Bottai 2014) represent a ?exible statistical tool to analyze data from sampling designs such as multilevel, spatial, panel or longitudinal, which induce some form of clustering. In this paper, I will show how to estimate conditional quantile functions with random e?ects using the R package lqmm. Modeling, estimation and inference are discussed in detail using a real data example. A thorough description of the optimization algorithms is also provided.|
Page views:: 5866. Submitted: 2013-06-02. Published: 2014-05-06.
Linear Quantile Mixed Models: The lqmm Package for Laplace Quantile Regression
This work is licensed under the licenses
Paper: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License
Code: GNU General Public License (at least one of version 2 or version 3) or a GPL-compatible license.