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 Ronald L. Hess Jr. posted on Monday, December 05, 2016 - 6:32 am
Below is my partial code for a measurement model that includes formative indicators. It runs and the fit indices are very strong.

When I add the code for the structural model (not shown here) very few variables are significant. Can you offer any help please? There would be 6 IVs and 2 DVs.

BRM BY; ! define the formative factor
BRM ON y24@1 y25 y26 y27 y28;
y30 ON BRM; ! linked to variable y30 to scale formative factor
ICT BY; ! define the formative factor
ICT ON y12@1 y13 y14 Y15;
y17 ON ICT; ! linked to variable y17 to scale formative factor
Road BY; ! define the formative factor
Road ON y18@1 y19 y20 Y21;
y23 ON Road; ! linked to variable y23 to scale formative factor
PostV BY; ! define the formative factor
PostV ON y37@1 y38 y39;
y41 ON PostV; ! linked to variable y41 to scale formative factor
 Linda K. Muthen posted on Monday, December 05, 2016 - 8:15 am
Please send the two outputs and your license number to
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