Accounting for spatial effects

Why do we bother with modelling spatial effects in statistical models?

This is a collection of my thoughts on why we have to consider spatial effects when modelling phenomena that occur on a geographical space. For example, occurences of a particular disease.

TBC. (this is a test of the feature)

Jan Povala
Jan Povala
PhD Student

I’m a PhD student in Statistics with the interest in urban statistical models and computational statistics. My studies are associated with the ICONIC programme.