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 Patchara Popaitoon posted on Sunday, May 08, 2011 - 12:07 pm
Dear Linda,

To my understanding, it is a default in the analysis to correlate endogenous variables, if the relationship between these variables are not specified in the model. In my analysis of multilevel model, I have two dependent variables at the unit level. One is contextual performance and the other is financial performance. I want these two variables to be uncorrelated. Is it possible to constrain this correlation to zero? Could you please advise. Thank you.

 Linda K. Muthen posted on Sunday, May 08, 2011 - 12:17 pm
You can use the WITH option to do this:

y1 WITH y2@0;
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