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 victor china posted on Saturday, July 21, 2007 - 8:55 am
Is there now way to get scores in binary/ordinal CFA?

or is there an alternative approach to try to relate the results of the first/second axes of a CFA with ordinal data to a continuous variable?

i simply wish to regress the values against an external variable...
 Linda K. Muthen posted on Saturday, July 21, 2007 - 12:19 pm
One can obtain factor scores when factor indicators are binary and/or ordinal. It would be best to estimate the full model simultaneously by regressing the factor on the external variable.
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