Re: [R] Changing predictor order in lm()

From: Andrew Robinson <A.Robinson_at_ms.unimelb.edu.au>
Date: Sun 26 Feb 2006 - 08:42:45 EST

Thanks to Brian Ripley and Ernst Hansen for their kindly replies to my question.

Cheers

Andrew

On Sun, February 19, 2006 11:43 pm, Prof Brian Ripley said:
> RSiteSearch("keep.order") gave me
>
> http://finzi.psych.upenn.edu/R/Rhelp02a/archive/14240.html
>
> which has such an example, and points out another example is in
> demo(glm.vr).
>
> On Sun, 19 Feb 2006, Andrew Robinson wrote:
>
>> Dear community,
>>
>> can anyone provide a snippet of code to force the lm() to fit a model
>> with
>> terms in the formula in an arbitrary order? I am interested in
>> something
>> like:
>>
>> lm(y ~ A * B + C, data=data)
>>
>> where the interaction of A and B should be in the formula before C. My
>> goal is to simplify my presentation of models using the anova()
>> statement.
>> I have found that this should be possible using the terms.formula()
>> function, but if anyone has an example that would be much appreciated.
>>
>> Cheers
>>
>> Andrew
>>
>>
>> Andrew Robinson
>> Senior Lecturer in Statistics Tel: +61-3-8344-9763
>> Department of Mathematics and Statistics Fax: +61-3-8344 4599
>> University of Melbourne, VIC 3010 Australia
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>>
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Andrew Robinson

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