# mediation analysis

1. ### Mediation, Bootstrapping and Sample Size

I'm new to statistics overall, and even newer to mediation but I'm attempting to analyze data using Process for SPSS. Before anything else, do I need a specific minimum sample size and how do I determine this? Does bootstrapping take care of this, and then, how many bootstrapping samples do I...
2. ### Mediate macro output categorical IV

Hi, I've come across similar threats but none have been answered unfortunately. For my bachelor thesis I have performed a regression analysis having coded my categorical IV into two dummies. Mediator and DV are both continuous. Only one of my IV conditions relates significantly to my...
3. ### Sobel test categorical IV (3 categories)

Hi, I've come across similar threats but none have been answered unfortunately. For my bachelor thesis I have performed a regression analysis having coded my categorical IV into two dummies. Mediator and DV are both continuous. Only one of my IV conditions relates significantly to my mediator...
4. ### Mediator variable feedbacks to IV

Hi. I am trying to create a mediation model for: X1=employee capability; X2 (Mediator)=Company (pooled) capability; Y= employee earnings Although, I am not sure if I can still call it a mediation model when I believe and support that X1 and X2 have reciprocal relation. Where, employee...
5. ### ANOVA and mediation- could someone CHECK over this with me? Help gratefully received

Hi, I really hope someone could help me out. I'm having a crisis of confidence. I have a PhD in psychology but it's been a while since I did "proper" stats analysis. I would be super grateful if someone could have a look over a completed ANOVA and mediation analysis (simple mediation -...
6. ### Using skewed data in a regression

Hi, I was wondering if anyone could help me. I am conducting a mediation analysis with regression and one of the variables in negatively skewed the z score is -3.078, so the skew is significant. I have tried transforming the variables, however as you have to do all the variables and with the...
7. ### Mediation results where MV and IV become insignificant

I have been running some mediation models and have come across a finding where individually the IndVar-DepVar and Mediator-DepVar relationships are both statistically significant, but when I examine the model that contains the IndVar and the Mediator, neither are significantly associated with he...
8. ### Mediation Analysis with Categorical IV with 4 levels

Hello all, I would like to do a mediation analysis using the following 3 variables: 1. Integration Strategy: This is the independent variable. It is categorical and has 4 levels 2. Perceived Pressure to Assimilate: This is the mediator variable. It is continuous. 3. Readjustment...
9. ### mediation analysis

hello there, I can't figure out if I still need to report the Baron and Kenny steps in a mediation analysis, if I'm carrying out a bootstrap anyway. Can someone tell me what the B&K steps would tell me over and above the bootstrap please, and whether they still need to be reported? Thank you! :)