penfa: Single- And Multiple-Group Penalized Factor Analysis

Fits single- and multiple-group penalized factor analysis models via a trust-region algorithm with integrated automatic multiple tuning parameter selection (Geminiani et al., 2021 <doi:10.1007/s11336-021-09751-8>). Available penalties include lasso, adaptive lasso, scad, mcp, and ridge.

Version: 0.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: MASS, methods, mgcv, GJRM, stats, trust, utils
Suggests: cartography, knitr, plotly, rmarkdown
Published: 2021-07-17
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.penfa
Author: Elena Geminiani ORCID iD [aut, cre], Giampiero Marra ORCID iD [aut], Irini Moustaki ORCID iD [aut]
Maintainer: Elena Geminiani <geminianielena at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: penfa citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: penfa results


Reference manual: penfa.pdf
Vignettes: Penalized Factor Analysis
Penalized Factor Analysis: grid search


Package source: penfa_0.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): penfa_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): penfa_0.1.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): penfa_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): penfa_0.1.1.tgz
Old sources: penfa archive


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