Some Recommended Readings

Moderation: Becker, J.-M./ Ringle, C.M./ Sarstedt, M.: Estimating Moderating Effects in PLS-SEM and PLSc-SEM: Interaction Term Generation*Data Treatment, Journal of Applied Structural Equation Modeling, Volume 2 (2018), Issue 2, pp. 1-21.

Data from Experiments and PLS-SEM: Hair, J.F./ Ringle, C.M./ Gudergan, S.P./ Fischer, A./ Nitzl, C./ Menictas, C.: Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling-based Discrete Choice Modeling: An Illustration in Modeling Retailer Choice, Business Research (2018), forthcoming.

Endogeneity in PLS-SEM: Hult, G.T.M./ Hair, J.F./ Proksch, D./ Sarstedt, M./ Pinkwart, A./ Ringle, C.M.: Addressing Endogeneity in International Marketing Applications of Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling, Journal of International Marketing, Volume 26 (2018), Issue 3, pp. 1-21.

Predictive Model Selection: Sharma, P.N./ Shmueli, G./ Sarstedt, M./ Danks, N./ Ray, S.: Prediction-oriented Model Selection in Partial Least Squares Path Modeling, Decision Sciences (2018), in press.

More on Predictive Model Selection: Sharma, P.N./ Shmueli, G./ Sarstedt, M./ Thiele, K.O.: PLS-based Model Selection: The Role of Alternative Explanations in MIS Research, Journal of the Association for Information Systems (2018), in press.

PLS-SEM in HRM: Ringle, C. M./ Sarstedt, M./ Mitchell, R./ Gudergan, S. P. (2018): Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling in HRM Research. The International Journal of Human Resource Management, forthcoming.

PLS-SEM in Hospitality Research: Ali, F./ Rasoolmanesh, S.M./ Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C.M./ Ryu, K.: An Assessment of the Use of Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling (PLS-SEM) in Hospitality Research, The International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Volume 30 (2018), Issue 1, pp. 514-538.

PLS-SEM in Finance: Avkiran, N.K./ Ringle, C.M. (2018): Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling: Recent Advances in Banking and Finance. Berlin: Springer.

Handbook Article on PLS-SEM: Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C.M./ Hair, J.F. (2017): Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling. In Homburg, C., Klarmann, M., and Vomberg, A. (Eds.), Handbook of Market Research. Heidelberg: Springer, 1-40.

Mediation: Cepeda Carrión, G./ Nitzl, C./ Roldán, J.L. (2017): Mediation Analyses in Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling: Guidelines and Empirical Examples. In H. Latan & R. Noonan (Eds.), Partial Least Squares Path Modeling: Basic Concepts, Methodological Issues and Applications. Cham: Springer, pp. 173-195.

Segmentation: Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C.M./ Hair, J.F. (2017): Treating Unobserved Heterogeneity in PLS-SEM: A Multi-method Approach. In H. Latan & R. Noonan (Eds.), Partial Least Squares Path Modeling: Basic Concepts, Methodological Issues and Applications. Cham: Springer, pp. 197-217.

OPEN ACCESS! - CB-SEM and PLS-SEM: Rigdon/ E. E./ Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C. M. (2017). On Comparing Results from CB-SEM and PLS-SEM. Five Perspectives and Five Recommendations. Marketing ZFP, 39(3), 4-16.

PLS-SEM Performance: Hair, J.F./ Hult, G.T.M./ Ringle, C.M./ Sarstedt, M./ Thiele, K.O. Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: A Comparative Evaluation of Composite-based Structural Equation Modeling Methods, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, 45(5), 616-632.

New Guidelines: Hair, J.F./ Hollingsworth, C.L./ Randolph, A.B./ Chong, A. Y. L. An Updated and Expanded Assessment of PLS-SEM in Information Systems Research. Industrial Management & Data Systems, Volume 117(2017), Issue 3, pp. 442-458.

Prediction: Shmueli, G./ Ray, S./ Velasquez Estrada, J.M./ Chatla, S.B.: The Elephant in the Room: Evaluating the Predictive Performance of PLS Models, Journal of Business Research, Volume 69 (2016), Issue 10, pp. 4552–4564.

PLS-SEM: Richter, N.F./ Cepeda Carrión, G./ Roldán, J.L./ Ringle C.M.: European Management Research Using Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling (PLS-SEM): Editorial, European Management Journal, Volume 34 (2016), Issue 6, pp. 589-97.

OPEN ACCESS! - CB-SEM and PLS-SEM: Sarstedt, M./ Hair, J.F./ Ringle, C.M./ Thiele, K.O./ Gudergan, S.P. Estimation Issues with PLS and CBSEM: Where the Bias Lies!, Journal of Business Research, 69 (2016), Issue 10, pp. 3998-4010.

Mediation: Nitzl, C./ Roldán, J.L./ Cepeda Carrión, G.: Mediation Analysis in Partial Least Squares Path Modeling: Helping Researchers Discuss More Sophisticated Models, Industrial Management & Data Systems, Volume 119 (2016), Issue 9, pp. 1849-1864.

Importance-performance map (IPMA): Ringle, C.M./ Sarstedt, M.: Gain More Insight from Your PLS-SEM Results: The Importance-Performance Map Analysis, Industrial Management & Data Systems, Volume 119 (2016), Issue 9, 1865-1886.

OPEN ACCESS! - HTMT: Henseler, J./ Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C.M. A New Criterion for Assessing Discriminant Validity in Variance-Based Structural Equation Modeling. Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Volume 43 (2015), Issue 1, pp. 115-135.

Measurement invariance: Henseler, J./ Ringle, C.M./ Sarstedt, M.: Testing Measurement Invariance of Composites Using Partial Least Squares, International Marketing Review, Volume 33 (2016), Issue 3, pp. 405-431.

Weigthed PLS: Becker, J.-M./ Ismail, I. R. Accounting for Sampling Weights in PLS Path Modeling: Simulations and Empirical Examples, European Management Journal, Volume 34 (2016), Issue 6, pp. 606-617.

FIMIX-PLS Segmentation: Hair, J.F./ Sarstedt, M./ Matthews, L./ Ringle, C.M.: Identifying and Treating Unobserved Heterogeneity with FIMIX-PLS: Part I - Method, European Business Review, Volume 28 (2016), Issue 1, pp. 63-76.

FIMIX-PLS tutorial: Matthews, L./ Sarstedt, M./ Hair, J.F./ Ringle, C.M.: Identifying and Treating Unobserved Heterogeneity with FIMIX-PLS: Part II – A Case Study, European Business Review, Volume 28 (2016), Issue 2, pp. 208-224.

Dynamic PLS: Schubring, S./ Lorscheid, I./ Meyer, M./ Ringle, C.M.: The PLS Agent: Predictive Modeling with PLS-SEM and Agent-based Simulation, Journal of Business Research, Volume 69 (2016), Issue 10, pp. 4604–4612.

OPEN ACCESS! - PLS-SEM: Henseler, J./ Dijkstra, T.K./ Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C.M./ Diamantopoulos, A./ Straub, D.W./ Ketchen, D.J./ Hair, J.F./ Hult, G.T.M./ Calantone, R.J. Common Beliefs and Reality about Partial Least Squares: Comments on Rönkkö & Evermann (2013). Organizational Research Methods, 17 (2014), Issue 2, pp. 182-209.

Weighted Regression Segmentation: Schlittgen, R./ Ringle, C.M./ Sarstedt, M./ Becker, J.-M.: Segmentation of PLS Path Models by Iterative Reweighted Regressions, Journal of Business Research, Volume 69 (2016), Issue 10, pp. 4583–4592.

Uncovering Heterogeneity and Prediction-oriented Segmentation: Becker, J.-M./ Rai, A./ Ringle, C.M./ Völckner, F. Discovering Unobserved Heterogeneity in Structural Equation Models to Avert Validity Threats, MIS Quarterly, Volume 37 (2013), Issue 3, pp. 665-694.

The Future of PLS-SEM! Sarstedt, M./ Ringle, C.M./ Henseler, J./ Hair, J.F. On the Emancipation of PLS-SEM: A Commentary on Rigdon (2012), Long Range Planning, 47 (2014), Issue 3, pp. 154-160.

TAKE A LOOK! Rigdon, E.E./ Becker, J.-M./ Rai, A./ Ringle, C.M./ Diamantopoulos, A./ Karahanna, E./ Straub, D.W./ Dijkstra, T.K. Conflating Antecedents and Formative Indicators: A Comment on Aguirre-Urreta and Marakas, Information Systems Research, Volume 25 (2014), Issue 4, pp. 780-784.

The Silver Bullet! Hair, J.F./ Ringle, C.M./ Sarstedt, M. PLS-SEM: Indeed a Silver Bullet, Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice, 19 (2011), Issue 2, pp. 139-152.

Articles on Special PLS-SEM Topics such as Moderation, Mediation, Second-Order Models, Multi-Group etc.