Economics & Sociology

ISSN: 2071-789X eISSN: 2306-3459 DOI: 10.14254/2071-789X
Index PUBMS: f5512f57-a601-11e7-8f0e-080027f4daa0
Article information
Title: A review of scale development practices in nonprofit management and marketing
Issue: Vol. 5, No 2, 2012
Published date: 20-11-2012 (print) / 20-11-2012 (online)
Journal: Economics & Sociology
ISSN: 2071-789X, eISSN: 2306-3459
Authors: Walter Wymer
Helena Maria Baptista Alves
Keywords: Scale development, scaling procedures
DOI: 10.14254/2071-789X.2012/5-2/11
Index PUBMS: 20d70ed2-aa13-11e7-8eae-080027f4daa0
Language: English
Pages: 143-151 (9)
JEL classification: L31

We describe a set of recommended practices for scale development research in nonprofit management and marketing. General process issues are described followed by recommendations for EFA and CFA components of scaling research. Implications for researchers, journal editors and reviewers are discussed.