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Latent Variable Analysis with Ordinal Data: Comparing the Structural Equation and the Rating Scale Models
Silvia Golia, Anna Simonetto

Last modified: 2013-06-17

Abstract


The aim of this study is to apply Rating Scale Model and Structural Equation Model to the same polytomous data in order to highlight the differences and similarities between the two models. In order to do this, a simulation study is developed. Moreover, we present a real case regarding the analysis of one of the facets of the quality of work, that is the fairness.

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