[R] R: non parametric regression/kernels

Vito Ricci vito_ricci at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 29 10:52:49 CEST 2005

Hi Clark,

? loess


? scatter.smooth 




Clark Allan <Allan <at> STATS.uct.ac.za> 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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