Lateral Collinearity and Misleading Results in Variance-Based SEM: An Illustration and Recommendations

  title={Lateral Collinearity and Misleading Results in Variance-Based SEM: An Illustration and Recommendations},
  author={Ned Kock and Gary S. Lynn},
  journal={Econometrics: Multiple Equation Models eJournal},
  • N. Kock, G. Lynn
  • Published 26 September 2012
  • Computer Science
  • Econometrics: Multiple Equation Models eJournal
Variance-based structural equation modeling is extensively used in information systems research, and many related findings may have been distorted by hidden collinearity. This is a problem that may extent to multivariate analyses in general, in the field of information systems as well as in many other fields. In multivariate analyses, collinearity is usually assessed as a predictor-predictor relationship phenomenon, where two or more predictors are checked for redundancy. This type of… 

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