Errata for Discovering Structural Equation Modeling Using Stata, Revised Edition

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(1) Chapter 1, p. 25, estat residuals output
                 |        x1         x2         x3         x4         x5
    -------------+-------------------------------------------------------
              x1 |     0.000
              x2 |     0.000      0.000
              x3 |     0.000      0.000      0.000
              x4 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
              x5 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
              x6 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
              x7 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
              x8 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
              x9 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------

                 |        x6         x7         x8         x9
    -------------+--------------------------------------------
              x6 |     0.000
              x7 |     0.000      0.000
              x8 |     0.000      0.000      0.000
              x9 |     0.000      0.000      0.000      0.000
    ----------------------------------------------------------
                 |        x1         x2         x3         x4         x5
    -------------+-------------------------------------------------------
              x1 |     0.000
              x2 |     0.069      0.000
              x3 |    -0.011      0.012      0.000
              x4 |    -0.039      0.003      0.053      0.000
              x5 |     0.015      0.045     -0.031      0.005      0.000
              x6 |     0.059     -0.074     -0.031     -0.027      0.017
              x7 |     0.050      0.004     -0.036     -0.042     -0.028
              x8 |    -0.034     -0.010      0.006      0.016      0.003
              x9 |    -0.009     -0.026     -0.020     -0.026      0.001
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------

                 |        x6         x7         x8         x9
    -------------+--------------------------------------------
              x6 |     0.000
              x7 |     0.085      0.000
              x8 |    -0.046     -0.013      0.000
              x9 |     0.068      0.045      0.022      0.000
    ----------------------------------------------------------
(1) Chapter 4, p. 193, last paragraph
0.34 + 0.02 + 0.05(-2.12) = 0.23 0.34 + 0.02 + 0.05(-2.12) = 0.25
(1) Chapter 4, p. 193, last paragraph
0.34 + 0.02 + 0.05(1.88) = 0.43 0.34 + 0.02 + 0.05(1.88) = 0.45
(1) Chapter 4, p. 194, first paragraph
estimated 0.43 points per year. ... increases at 0.43/0.25= 1.72 ... estimated 0.45 points per year. ... increases at 0.45/0.25 = 1.80...
(1) Chapter 5, p. 228, Model 5 (last two lines)
Model Chi-squared(df) Comparison Chi-squared(df) diff RMSEA CFI
4. Equal loadings, errors, variances, and covariances 76.91(41), p = 0.001 4 v 5 2.29(3), p = 0.52 0.03 0.98
5. Equal loadings and intercepts 104.78(38), p < 0.001 5 v 2 48.49(7), p < 0.001 0.03 0.99
Model Chi-squared(df) Comparison Chi-squared(df) diff RMSEA CFI
4. Equal loadings, errors, variances, and covariances 76.91(41), p = 0.001 4 v 5 2.29(3), p = 0.52 0.05 0.97
5. Equal loadings and intercepts 104.78(38), p < 0.001 5 v 2 48.49(7), p < 0.001 0.05 0.97