Date: Wed, 2 Feb 2005 15:48:51 -0500
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From: Terri Akey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Specifying tests of effects using SPSS mixed models
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I am specifying the following two level model and want to test the level-2
interaction effect using SPSS mixed models. I typically do this in HLM or
SAS, but need to use SPSS for this analysis
Level One: Students
Level Two: Cohorts
Yijk = the outcome for student i in cohort j from school k,
XMijk = baseline characteristic M for student i in cohort j from
eijk = a random error term for student i in cohort j from school
SKjk = one for all cohorts from school K and zero for all others,
FNjk = one for all cohorts representing follow-up year N and zero
for all others,
Pjk = one for all cohorts from the program school and zero for
Can someone please help me out with the command syntax for this? Thanks in
T. Akey, Ph.D.
Youth Policy Research Group, Inc.