# Software

## NearRepeat

Uses the (Monte Carlo permutation based) Knox test for space-time clustering to quantify the spatio-temporal association between events.

## sppt: Spatial Point Pattern Test

Implements several area-based tests that measure the degree of similarity at the local level between two spatial point patterns.

## lorenzgini

Calculates the standard Gini coefficient as well as the generalized coefficient, and plots Lorenz curves. The Lorenz plots show the line of maximal equality given the data.