Second-Order Latent Growth Models with Shifting Indicators

Gregory R. Hancock, Michelle M. Buehl
2008 Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods  
Second-order latent growth models assess longitudinal change in a latent construct, typically employing identical manifest variables as indicators across time. However, the same indicators may be unavailable and/or inappropriate for all time points. This article details methods for second-order growth models in which constructs' indicators shift over time.
doi:10.22237/jmasm/1209614640 fatcat:4hsohkplonft3fa4cd6v6ik6na