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by dbarron
Wed Mar 15, 2006 5:46 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Sample size
Replies: 5
Views: 5047

Thanks very much.
by dbarron
Wed Mar 15, 2006 2:43 pm
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Sample size
Replies: 5
Views: 5047

I found a rule of thumb that suggested a sample size of 10 times either the largest number of formative indicators of a LV, or the largest number of paths leading to a LV, whichever is the larger.
by dbarron
Wed Mar 15, 2006 10:05 am
Forum: FAQ (SmartPLS 2.0)
Topic: Normalization of LVs
Replies: 1
Views: 1548

Normalization of LVs

I'm sure this is a silly question, but I can't find the answer to it anywhere. How are the LVs normalized in SmartPLS? To have a standard deviation of 1?

Thanks in advance.

David Barron
Jesus College
Oxford
by dbarron
Wed Mar 15, 2006 9:33 am
Forum: FAQ (Methodology)
Topic: Sample size
Replies: 5
Views: 5047

Sample size

I am just learing about PLS in general and SmartPLS in particular (and thank you to its developers, by the way!). I have a question about sample size. I have noted that PLS is often recommended in the literature as an alternative to covariance structure models when sample sizes are small. I have als...