Structural Equation Modeling Using R: Analysis Procedure and Method

R을 이용한 구조방정식모델링: 분석절차 및 방법

  • 곽기영 (국민대학교 경영대학/비즈니스IT전문대학원)
  • Received : 2019.02.06
  • Accepted : 2019.02.23
  • Published : 2019.03.31


This tutorial introduces procedures and methods for performing structural equation modeling using R. For this, we present the whole process of analyzing the structural equations model from the confirmatory factor analysis to the path diagram generation using the lavaan package, which is relatively well evaluated among the R packages supporting the structural equation modeling, together with the R program codes. Considering that research applying structural equation modeling techniques is the mainstream in a variety of social sciences, including business administration, and that there is growing interest in open source R, this tutorial focuses on researchers who are looking for alternatives to traditional commercial statistical packages and is expected that it will be a useful guidebook for them.


Supported by : 한국연구재단


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