abctools-package: Tools for ABC analyses

Description Details Author(s) References See Also

Description

Tools for approximate Bayesian computation including summary statistic selection and assessing coverage.

Details

Package: abctools
Type: Package
Version: 1.0.5
Date: 09-06-2016
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3
LazyLoad: yes

Author(s)

Matt Nunes and Dennis Prangle

Maintainer: Matthew Nunes <[email protected]>

References

This package is described in:

Nunes, M. A. and Prangle, D. (2016) abctools: an R package for tuning approximate Bayesian computation analyses. The R Journal 7, Issue 2, 189–205.

For details on methods for summary statistics selection, see:

Blum, M. G. B, Nunes, M. A., Prangle, D. and Sisson, S. A. (2013) A comparative review of dimension reduction methods in approximate Bayesian computation. Stat. Sci. 28, Issue 2, 189–208.

Fearnhead, P. and Prangle, D. (2012) Constructing summary statistics for approximate Bayesian computation: semi-automatic approximate Bayesian computation. J. R. Stat. Soc. B 74, Part 3, 1–28.

Joyce, P. and P. Marjoram (2008) Approximately sufficient statistics and Bayesian computation. Stat. Appl. Gen. Mol. Biol. 7 Article 26.

Nunes, M. A. and Balding, D. J. (2010) On Optimal Selection of Summary Statistics for Approximate Bayesian Computation. Stat. Appl. Gen. Mol. Biol. 9, Iss. 1, Art. 34.

Details of ABC coverage methods appear in:

Prangle D., Blum M. G. B., Popovic G., Sisson S. A. (2014) Diagnostic tools of approximate Bayesian computation using the coverage property. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics 56, Issue 4, 309–329.

See Also

abc


abctools documentation built on May 29, 2017, 12:42 p.m.