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by Chris
Sun Aug 27, 2006 7:47 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Formative and reflective indicators of the same construct
Replies: 4
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Formative and reflective indicators of the same construct

Imagine, your dataset includes both a formative AND a reflective operationalization of the SAME construct (each operationalization consists of a block of 5 indicators). Is it possible to use both blocks (that is the formative block and the reflective block) within the SAME model? Or are there any pr...
by Chris
Fri Jun 16, 2006 7:26 am
Forum: Application of PLS
Topic: Is it possible to use non-latent variables in PLS?
Replies: 2
Views: 2579

Hi John,

thanks a lot for your answer. It is a great help for me!
by Chris
Thu Jun 15, 2006 8:40 pm
Forum: Application of PLS
Topic: Is it possible to use non-latent variables in PLS?
Replies: 2
Views: 2579

Is it possible to use non-latent variables in PLS?

I'm quite new to the PLS-topic, so I have a question, that might be very easy to be answered by advanced users... Is it necessary to have only latent independent variables or does PLS also work if I have latent independendent variables AND non-latent objective variables that are objective (e.g. &quo...