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STAT 554 Statistical Methods for Spatial Data (3)
Motivates the need for, and describes methods for, the analysis of spatial data. Topics: Clustering, cluster detection, spatial regression, modeling neighborhood effects, geographical information systems. Point and aggregated data considered and data from complex surveys. OVERLAPS WITH BIOST 555; students receive credit for only one. Offered: jointly with CS&SS 554/SOC 534; Winter