[R] factor analysis - constraints

From: Robert Ruser <robert.ruser_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2011 13:58:26 +0200


Dear R Users,
I'm wondering how is it possible to get |factor loadings| <1 in factor analysis model (factanal) performing maximum-likelihood estimation. Is it caused by some constraints? If so, what kind of constraints are placed and when (during the estimation or after)?

Robert



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