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Dynamical system approach to factor analysis parameter estimation

Trendafilov, Nickolay T. (2003). Dynamical system approach to factor analysis parameter estimation. British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology, 56(1) pp. 27–46.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1348/000711003321645322
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Abstract

A new unified approach to solving and studying the factor analysis parameter estimation problem is proposed. The maximum likelihood and least squares formulations of factor analysis are considered. The approach leads to globally convergent procedures for simultaneous estimation of the factor analysis parameters. The method presented necessarily leads to proper factor analysis estimations.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2003 The British Psychological Society
ISSN: 0007-1102
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 28344
Depositing User: Sarah Frain
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2011 16:29
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2011 16:29
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28344
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