# Structured Additive Regression Models: An R Interface to BayesX

@article{Umlauf2015StructuredAR, title={Structured Additive Regression Models: An R Interface to BayesX}, author={Nikolaus Umlauf and Daniel Adler and Thomas Kneib and Stefan Lang and Achim Zeileis}, journal={Journal of Statistical Software}, year={2015}, volume={63}, pages={1-46} }

Structured additive regression (STAR) models provide a flexible framework for modeling possible nonlinear effects of covariates: They contain the well established frameworks of generalized linear models and generalized additive models as special cases but also allow a wider class of effects, e.g., for geographical or spatio-temporal data, allowing for specification of complex and realistic models. BayesX is standalone software package providing software for fitting general class of STAR models… Expand

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