Volume 10/1

Articles published in the Jul 2018 issue

Complete issue

Table of contents

John Verzani 4

Contributed Research Articles

A System for an Accountable Data Analysis Process in R
Jonathan Gelfond, Martin Goros, Brian Hernandez and Alex Bokov 6

RealVAMS: An R Package for Fitting a Multivariate Value-added Model (VAM)
Jennifer Broatch, Jennifer Green and Andrew Karl 22

InfoTrad: An R package for estimating the probability of informed trading
Duygu Çelik and Murat Tiniç 31

RatingScaleReduction package: stepwise rating scale item reduction without predictability loss
Waldemar W. Koczkodaj, Feng Li and Alicja Wolny–Dominiak 43

mmpf: Monte-Carlo Methods for Prediction Functions
Zachary M. Jones 56

Generalized Additive Model Multiple Imputation by Chained Equations With Package ImputeRobust
Daniel Salfran and Martin Spiess 61

MGLM: An R Package for Multivariate Categorical Data Analysis
Juhyun Kim, Yiwen Zhang, Joshua Day and Hua Zhou 73

ArCo: An R package to Estimate Artificial Counterfactuals
Yuri R. Fonseca, Ricardo P. Masini, Marcelo C. Medeiros and Gabriel F. R. Vasconcelos 91

PanJen: An R package for Ranking Transformations in a Linear Regression
Cathrine Ulla Jensen and Toke Emil Panduro 109

Tackling Uncertainties of Species Distribution Model Projections with Package mopa
M. Iturbide, J. Bedia and J.M. Gutiérrez 122

FHDI: An R Package for Fractional Hot Deck Imputation
Jongho Im, In Ho Cho and Jae Kwang Kim 140

Bayesian Testing, Variable Selection and Model Averaging in Linear Models using R with BayesVarSel
Gonzalo Garcia-Donato and Anabel Forte 155

onewaytests: An R Package for One-Way Tests in Independent Groups Designs
Osman Dag, Anil Dolgun and Naime Meric Konar 175

Inventorymodel: an R Package for Centralized Inventory Problems
Alejandro Saavedra-Nieves 200

R Package imputeTestbench to Compare Imputation Methods for Univariate Time Series
Marcus W Beck, Neeraj Bokde, Gualberto Asencio-Cortés and Kishore Kulat 218

ICSOutlier: Unsupervised Outlier Detection for Low-Dimensional Contamination Structure
Aurore Archimbaud, Klaus Nordhausen and Anne Ruiz-Gazen 234

rpostgis: Linking R with a PostGIS Spatial Database
David Bucklin and Mathieu Basille 251

lba: An R Package for Latent Budget Analysis
Enio G. Jelihovschi and Ivan Bezerra Allaman 269

Semiparametric Generalized Linear Models with the gldrm Package
Michael J. Wurm and Paul J. Rathouz 288

LP Algorithms for Portfolio Optimization: The PortfolioOptim Package
Andrzej Palczewski 308

Welfare, Inequality and Poverty Analysis with rtip: An Approach Based on Stochastic Dominance
Angel Berihuete, Carmen D. Ramos and Miguel A. Sordo 328

dimRed and coRanking - Unifying Dimensionality Reduction in R
Guido Kraemer, Markus Reichstein and Miguel D. Mahecha 342

GrpString: An R Package for Analysis of Groups of Strings
Hui Tang, Elizabeth L. Day, Molly B. Atkinson and Norbert J. Pienta 359

Epistemic Game Theory: Putting Algorithms to Work
Bilge Başer and Nalan Cinemre 370

Residuals and Diagnostics for Binary and Ordinal Regression Models: An Introduction to the sure Package
Brandon M. Greenwell, Andrew J. McCarthy, Bradley C. Boehmke and Dungang Liu 381

Advanced Bayesian Multilevel Modeling with the R Package brms
Paul-Christian Bürkner 395

Support Vector Machines for Survival Analysis with R
Césaire J. K. Fouodo, Inke R. König, Claus Weihs, Andreas Ziegler and Marvin N. Wright 412

Nonparametric Independence Tests and k-sample Tests for Large Sample Sizes Using Package HHG
Barak Brill, Yair Heller and Ruth Heller 424

Simple Features for R: Standardized Support for Spatial Vector Data
Edzer Pebesma 439

Pstat: An R Package to Assess Population Differentiation in Phenotypic Traits
Stéphane Blondeau Da Silva and Anne Da Silva 447

Collections in R: Review and Proposal
Timothy Barry 455

Approximating the Sum of Independent Non-Identical Binomial Random Variables
Boxiang Liu and Thomas Quertermous 472

cchs: An R Package for Stratified Case-Cohort Studies
Edmund Jones 484

Small Area Disease Risk Estimation and Visualization Using R
Paula Moraga 495

SetMethods: an Add-on R Package for Advanced QCA
Ioana-Elena Oana and Carsten Q. Schneider 507

HRM: An R Package for Analysing High-dimensional Multi-factor Repeated Measures
Martin Happ, Solomon W. Harrar and Arne C. Bathke 534

News and Notes

Conference Report: eRum 2018
Gergely Daróczi 549

R Day report
Fernando P. Mayer, Walmes M. Zeviani, Wagner H. Bonat, Elias T. Krainski and Paulo J. Ribeiro Jr About 551

R Foundation News
Torsten Hothorn 555

Changes on CRAN
Kurt Hornik, Uwe Ligges and Achim Zeileis 556

News from the Bioconductor Project
Bioconductor Core Team 560

Changes in R
R Core Team 561