ISRC Workshop: Introduction to Spatial Regression Using R

April 26, 2022
5:00 PM – 6:15 PM
243 Jessup Hall

This workshop was designed for those who are familiar with regression analysis, providing the basics of spatial regression using spdep packages in R. This workshop highlighted why spatial models are necessary and provided step-by-step guidelines on how to analyze geospatial data. Participants learned to measure spatial dependency in geographic data and perform spatial regression in R. Some familiarity with spatial data and GIS software was recommended but not necessary. Datasets and slides were provided.

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