A Comparison of Multivariate Normal and Elliptical Estimation Methods in Structural Equation Models

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In the present study, parameter estimates, standard errors and chi-square statistics were compared using normal and elliptical estimation methods given three research conditions: population data contamination (10%, 20%, and 30%), sample size (100, 400, and 1000), and kurtosis (kappa =1,10, 20).

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Cheevatanarak, Suchittra August 1999.

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In the present study, parameter estimates, standard errors and chi-square statistics were compared using normal and elliptical estimation methods given three research conditions: population data contamination (10%, 20%, and 30%), sample size (100, 400, and 1000), and kurtosis (kappa =1,10, 20).

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Cheevatanarak, Suchittra. A Comparison of Multivariate Normal and Elliptical Estimation Methods in Structural Equation Models, dissertation, August 1999; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc278401/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .