How to cite SmartPLS

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How to cite SmartPLS

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We are frequently asked how to cite SmartPLS, especially in academic publications, as it is required by the license agreement.

SmartPLS 3 (see
Ringle, Christian M./ Wende, Sven/ Becker, Jan-Michael (2015): Smartpls 3. Bönningstedt: SmartPLS. Retrieved from

SmartPLS 2:
Ringle, Christian M./ Wende, Sven/ Will, Alexander (2005): SmartPLS 2. Hamburg: SmartPLS. Retrieved from
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