Multiple imputation regression analysis with a categorical moderator (analysis phase)

TITLE:

section 9.9 data analysis example 1: moderated multiple regression (analysis phase);

DATA:

! listing file containing the imputed data set names;

file = employeeimplist.dat;

! imputation data as input;

type = imputation;

VARIABLE:

! age = employee age;

! tenure = years on the job;

! wbeing = psychological well-being;

! jobsat = job satisfaction

! jobperf = job performance;

! turnover = turnover intentions (0 = no, 1 = yes);

! iq = iq score;

! male = group 1 indicator (0 = female, 1 = male);

! female = group 2 indicator (0 = male, 1 = female);

names = age tenure wbeing jobsat jobperf turnover iq male female;

! select variables for analysis;

usevariables = wbeing jobperf female fembywb;

DEFINE:

! compute interaction term;

fembywb = female * wbeing;

ANALYSIS:

estimator = ml;

MODEL:

! regress jobperf on female, wbeing, and the interaction;

jobperf on female wbeing fembywb;

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