[R] mle

From: Antonio Gasparrini <Antonio.Gasparrini_at_lshtm.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2007 01:47:42 +0000

Dear all,

I'm trying to estimate the parameters of a special case of a poisson model, where the specified equation has an integral and several fixed parameters.
I think that the MLE command in STATS4 package could be a good choice, but it's a little complicated. I've got some problems with the offset and I don't understand some of the functions. Do you know where can I find some explicit tutorial about a poisson regression with MLE or, maybe better, about maximum likelyhood estimation?

Best wishes

Antonio Gasparrini
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