diagonals: Block Diagonal Extraction or Replacement
Several tools for handling block-matrix diagonals and similar constructs are implemented. Block-diagonal matrices can be extracted or removed using two small functions implemented here. In addition, non-square matrices are supported. Block diagonal matrices occur when two dimensions of a data set are combined along one edge of a matrix. For example, trade-flow data in the 'decompr' and 'gvc' packages have each country-industry combination occur along both edges of the matrix.
- Bastiaan Quast [aut, cre]
- Date of publication
- 2015-10-05 12:58:14
- Bastiaan Quast <email@example.com>
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