Mplus Frequently Asked Questions

- How can I convert a Stata file to an Mplus file?
- How can I convert an SPSS file to an Mplus file?
- How can I convert a SAS file to an Mplus file?
- How can I obtain bootstrap standard errors in Mplus?
- How does Mplus calculate the standardized coefficients based on a logistic regression?
- How does Mplus calculate the standardized coefficients based on a Poisson model?
- What is the baseline model in Mplus?
- What are the defaults for a measurement model (CFA) in Mplus?
- Does Mplus correlate the independent variables in a latent variable model by default?
- Does Mplus correlate the independent variables in a regression model by default?
- Which coefficients in a two-group regression or path model does Mplus constrain across groups by default?
- Which coefficients in a two-group measurement model (CFA) does Mplus constrain across groups by default?
- How can I compute a chi-squared test for nested models with the MLR or MLM estimators?
- Why is Mplus excluding cases with missing values when the model does not specify listwise deletion?
- How can I compute a chi-squared test for nested models with the MLMV or WLSMV estimators (difftest)?
- How can I perform an exploratory factor analysis with categorical (or categorical and continuous) variables?
- How can I estimate a multiple group latent class model (knownclass)?
- How can I run a growth model in wide form with unequally spaced time points (tscore)?