[R] Simulate data from Structural Equation Model

Troels Ring tring at gvdnet.dk
Thu Mar 16 13:29:21 CET 2017

Hi - running rseek.org
simulate structutral model data
seems to give some inputs?

Den 16-03-2017 kl. 12:34 skrev Michael Haenlein:
> Dear all,
> I am looking for an R package or code that allows me to simulate data
> consistent with a given structural equation model. Essentially my idea is
> to define (a) the number of endogenous and exogenous latent variables, (b)
> the strength of relationship between them and (c) the way of measurement
> (number of indicators, distribution of indicators) and to obtain simulated
> data consistent with this specification.
> I know there is some literature on this topic (e.g., Mattson, S. (1997).
> How to generate non-normal data for simulation of structural equation
> models. Multivariate behavioral research, 32(4), 355 – 373), but I do not
> know whether some of these approaches have already been implanted in R and/
> or whether better methods exist.
> Any help would be very much appreciated,
> Thanks,
> Michael
> Michael Haenlein
> Professor of Marketing
> ESCP Europe
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