##### AM-34 - Spatial expansion and geographically weighted regression

- Perform an analysis using the geographically weighted regression technique
- Discuss the appropriateness of GWR under various conditions
- Describe the characteristics of the spatial expansion method
- Explain the principles of geographically weighted regression
- Compare and contrast GWR with universal kriging using moving neighborhoods
- Explain how allowing the parameters of the model to vary with the spatial location of the sample data can be used to accommodate spatial heterogeneity
- Analyze the number of degrees of freedom in GWR analyses and discuss any possible difficulties with the method based on your results

## AM-33 - Spatial filtering