[R] Local linear regression
Dimitris.Kapetanakis
dimitrios.kapetanakis at gmail.com
Wed Mar 28 17:16:47 CEST 2012
Dear all,
I wrote a code which supposedly should create a function which performs a
local linear regression at point x (lower case).
The issue is that I have no reference to check if indeed my code performs
correctly a local linear regression. Is there any function in R that
performs a local linear regression (to give conditional expectation which I
am interested in and not graph) in order to double-check the results?
By the way the code that I wrote is the following (based on the equation
2.50 of Li & Racine book's page 81):
#x should be a 1xq matrix, X is a Nxq matrix of the q regressors, Y is the
response variable Nx1 matrix,
#bw should the 1xq matrix of bandwidths
LL.reg <- function(Y, X, x, bw){
N <- nrow(Y)
q <- ncol(X)
dX <- X-matrix(x, N, q, T)
kx <- dnorm(dX/matrix(bw, N, q, T))
K <- as.vector(apply(kx, 1, function(z) prod(z)))
cX <- cbind(1, dX)
solve(t(cX)%*%diag(K)%*%cX)%*%t(cX)%*%diag(K)%*%Y
}
Thank you all
Dimitris
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