I try to run some spatial models that imply to work with very large
neighbour matrices (say 1800x1800). The fitting of such models, although
succesful, uses to be very slow (say 3-4 days), even increasing the thin.

Do you have any idea to try to reduce the computation time?

Thanks a lot


Marc Saez
Research Group on Statistics,
Applied Economics and Health (GRECS)
Department of Economics
Universitat de Girona, Spain
Campus de Montilivi, 17071 Girona, Spain
Phone 34-972418040, Fax 34-972418032

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