swMATH ID: 6775
Software Authors: Göran Broström
Description: Event history analysis with R. With an emphasis on social science applications, Event History Analysis with R presents an introduction to survival and event history analysis using real-life examples. Keeping mathematical details to a minimum, the book covers key topics, including both discrete and continuous time data, parametric proportional hazards, and accelerated failure times. Features: * Introduces parametric proportional hazards models with baseline distributions like the Weibull, Gompertz, Lognormal, and Piecewise constant hazard distributions, in addition to traditional Cox regression; * Presents mathematical details as well as technical material in an appendix; * Includes real examples with applications in demography, econometrics, and epidemiology; * Provides a dedicated R package, eha, containing special treatments, including making cuts in the Lexis diagram, creating communal covariates, and creating period statistics.
A much-needed primer, Event History Analysis with R is a didactically excellent resource for students and practitioners of applied event history and survival analysis.
Homepage: http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/eha/index.html
Dependencies: R
Related Software: R; survival; flexsurv; rms; Stata; CRAN; mgcv; polspline; timereg; dynsurv; SAS; BB; Muhaz; parfm; vSMC; Armadillo; pyParticleEst; SsfPack; pomp; SMCTC
Referenced in: 3 Publications

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Event history analysis with R. Zbl 1279.62001
Broström, Göran

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