To cite spdep in publications use one or more of the following as appropriate:

Bivand, Roger S. and Wong, David W. S. (2018) Comparing implementations of global and local indicators of spatial association TEST, 27(3), 716-748. URL https://doi.org/10.1007/s11749-018-0599-x

Roger Bivand, Gianfranco Piras (2015). Comparing Implementations of Estimation Methods for Spatial Econometrics. Journal of Statistical Software, 63(18), 1-36. URL http://www.jstatsoft.org/v63/i18/.

Bivand, R. S., Hauke, J., and Kossowski, T. (2013). Computing the Jacobian in Gaussian spatial autoregressive models: An illustrated comparison of available methods. Geographical Analysis, 45(2), 150-179. URL https://doi.org/10.1111/gean.12008

Roger S. Bivand, Edzer Pebesma, Virgilio Gomez-Rubio, 2013. Applied spatial data analysis with R, Second edition. Springer, NY. http://www.asdar-book.org/

Corresponding BibTeX entries:

  @Article{,
    author = {Roger Bivand and David W. S. Wong},
    title = {Comparing implementations of global and local indicators
      of spatial association},
    journal = {TEST},
    year = {2018},
    volume = {27},
    number = {3},
    pages = {716--748},
    url = {https://doi.org/10.1007/s11749-018-0599-x},
  }
  @Article{,
    title = {Comparing Implementations of Estimation Methods for
      Spatial Econometrics},
    author = {Roger Bivand and Gianfranco Piras},
    journal = {Journal of Statistical Software},
    year = {2015},
    volume = {63},
    number = {18},
    pages = {1--36},
    url = {https://www.jstatsoft.org/v63/i18/},
  }
  @Article{,
    title = {Computing the Jacobian in Gaussian spatial autoregressive
      models: An illustrated comparison of available methods},
    author = {Roger Bivand and Jan Hauke and Tomasz Kossowski},
    journal = {Geographical Analysis},
    year = {2013},
    volume = {45},
    number = {2},
    pages = {150--179},
    url = {https://doi.org/10.1111/gean.12008},
  }
  @Book{,
    author = {Roger S. Bivand and Edzer Pebesma and Virgilio
      Gomez-Rubio},
    title = {Applied spatial data analysis with {R}, Second edition},
    year = {2013},
    publisher = {Springer, NY},
    url = {http://www.asdar-book.org/},
  }