DOBAD: Analysis of Discretely Observed Linear Birth-and-Death(-and-Immigration) Markov Chains

Provides Frequentist (EM) and Bayesian (MCMC) Methods for Inference of Birth-Death-Immigration Markov Chains.

Version: 1.0.6
Depends: numDeriv
Imports: methods, lattice, Matrix
Suggests: gtools, MCMCpack, functional
Published: 2017-12-07
Author: Charles Doss, Vladimir Minin, Marc Suchard
Maintainer: Charles Doss <cdoss at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: DOBAD results


Reference manual: DOBAD.pdf
Vignettes: EM on Restricted Immigration Model
EM on Full BDI Model
MCMC on Restricted Immigration Model
Simulate BDI process Conditional on Partial Observations


Package source: DOBAD_1.0.6.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-prerel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-prerel (arm64): DOBAD_1.0.6.tgz, r-release (arm64): DOBAD_1.0.6.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): DOBAD_1.0.6.tgz, r-prerel (x86_64): DOBAD_1.0.6.tgz, r-release (x86_64): DOBAD_1.0.6.tgz
Old sources: DOBAD archive


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