Re: [R] R: non parametric regression/kernels

From: Vito Ricci <>
Date: Fri 29 Jul 2005 - 18:52:49 EST

Hi Clark,

? loess

? scatter.smooth



Clark Allan <Allan <at>> wrote:

hi all

i have a another stats question.

i would like to solve the following question:


i.e. estimate a and b (they should be fixed) but i dont want to specify
the standard density to the straight line.

this can be done using kernel regression. the fitted line is however
fitted locally. does anyone have a reference that will help me with my

i am still new to kernels/kernel regression and would like to get into
the subject.


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