This convenience function runs objects for which a method exists using lavaan. It is intended for use with tidySEM, and passes the $syntax and $data elements of a tidy_sem object on to lavaan.

run_lavaan(x, ...)

Arguments

x

An object for which a method exists.

...

Parameters passed on to other functions.

Value

Returns a lavaan object.

Examples

df <- iris[1:3] names(df) <- paste0("X_", 1:3) run_lavaan(measurement(tidy_sem(df), meanstructure = TRUE))
#> Warning: lavaan WARNING: some estimated ov variances are negative
#> lavaan 0.6-9 ended normally after 78 iterations #> #> Estimator ML #> Optimization method NLMINB #> Number of model parameters 9 #> #> Number of observations 150 #> #> Model Test User Model: #> #> Test statistic 0.000 #> Degrees of freedom 0