Complementary Methods to Mitigate the Misinterpretation of Results Due to Collinearity in International Business Research




Palavras-chave: Modelagem de equações estruturais. Multicolinearidade. Negócios internacionais.


Objetivos do estudo: evidenciar lacuna metodológica nos trabalhos empíricos da área de Negócios Internacionais que utilizam modelos estruturais, e prescrever métodos complementares para mitigar o problema da colinearidade

Método: empregou-se uma simulação para evidenciar os efeitos da colinearidade em relação à importância e significância dos preditores, e apresentados métodos voltados ao controle do efeito indesejado da colinearidade

Principais resultados: proposição de métodos complementares que incluem o agrupamento das variáveis latentes que apresentam multicolinearidade em modelos de segunda ordem, e a utilização da medida de importância relativa dos preditores

Contribuições teóricas e metodológicas: a contribuição se dá frente à prescricao de técnicas oferecidas à comunidade acadêmica para a realização de pesquisas empíricas, que foram alcançadas pelo presente estudo.

Relevância e originalidade: a partir das lacunas apontadas na produção cientifica recente do campo de conhecimento dos Negócios Internacionais, são elencadas medidas para mitigar a questao da colinearidade

Contribuições sociais e para a gestão: dentre as principais implicações gerenciais e sociais alcançadas por meio dos achados aqui apresentados, promove-se o desenvolvimento de pesquisas empíricas robustas, relevantes e confiáveis


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Biografia do Autor

Diogenes de Souza Bido, Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie - M, São Paulo, (Brasil)

Dr. Diogenes de Souza Bido is Professor and Researcher of the postgraduate program in Business Administration at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie. His main interests are related to the following themes: methodological aspects of research in administration, quantitative methods and organizational behavior. 

Antonio Carlos de Oliveira Barroso, Instituto de Pesquisas Energéticas e Nucleares – IPEN, São Paulo, (Brasil)

Dr. Antonio Carlos de Oliveira Barroso is Professor and Researcher in the postgraduate studies program at the Instituto de Pesquisas Energéticas e Nucleares. His research interests include Knowledge management applications for the R&D management, with emphasis on: Knowledge gaps; Social networks; Organizational culture; Technological and graph-bibliometric roadmap models; human factors; and socio-technical modeling of complex systems.

Eric David Cohen, Universidade Estadual de Campinas - UNICAMP, Campinas, São Paulo, (Brasil)

Dr. Eric David Cohen is professor of the graduate program in Business Administration at State University of Campinas. His research interests revolve around International Marketing, Business Strategy, and Marketing research.


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Como Citar

Bido, D. de S., Barroso, A. C. de O., & Cohen, E. D. (2022). Complementary Methods to Mitigate the Misinterpretation of Results Due to Collinearity in International Business Research. Internext, 17(1), 105–127.