Effect of AVE violation

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Effect of AVE violation

Post by Makhrus » Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:16 pm

what is the consequence of violation of assumption of convergent validity? because I get the AVE= 0.48.

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Re: Effect of AVE violation

Post by jmbecker » Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:50 am

That is a very general and complex question that is well answered within many textbooks (for example: https://www.smartpls.com/documentation/literature/books), but would require too much space here. Please inform yourself about the foundations of SEM.
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