- Small area estimation: EBLUP
estimators, Mean Squared Error (MSE) calculation, models with constraints,
Applications in official statistics: estimation of unemployment
rates per counties, estimation of economic magnitudes per industrial
sectors and/or geographical agrupations.
Epidemiological applications: estimation of incidence
and mortality rates in local health areas, estimation of mortality
rates by professional activities.
Agricultural applications: estimation of surfaces occupied by different
crops per counties, yield estimation.
and temporal modelling: geostatistics, lattice data, CAR models,
robustness in spatial linear modes
Environmental applications: pollution studies in aquifers.
Real Estate Aplications: Modelling Dwelling Selling Prices.
Spatio-temporal modelling of mortality and incidence rates.