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Looking forward: The role of multiple regression in family business research

Lucas Hopkins and Keith E. Ferguson

Journal of Family Business Strategy, 2014, vol. 5, issue 1, 52-62

Abstract: This article assesses the role of regression analysis in family business research. We discuss four specific types of regression (multiple linear, stepwise, hierarchical, and nonlinear) and review how each type has been used in prior family business research. In order to specify a systematic guide to using regression analysis, specific examples are provided using SPSS. The article concludes by providing several rules of thumb for the use of regression analysis.

Keywords: Regression analysis; Nonlinear regression; Research methods; Family business; Best practice (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2014
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