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STARIMA (Space-Time Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average) Model-Building Procedure With Application to Description and Regional Forecasting

NCJ Number
88443
Date Published
January 1979
Length
20 pages
Author(s)
S J Deutsch, P E Pfeifer
Agencies
NIJ-Sponsored
Annotation
The paper presents a three-stage iterative procedure for building space-time autoregressive integrated moving average (STARIMA) models.
Abstract
The model-building is illustrated with the spatial data base for tractor ownership. The paper discusses and compares the resulting STARIMA model and models previously postulated (Casetti and Semple, 1969, and Cliff and Ord, 1975), with particular focus on the differences in model form, assumptions inherent in the modeling, and the descriptive capability of the resulting models. Tables, formulas, and 15 references are included. (Author summary modified)
Date Created: December 30, 1979