Hierarchical Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

@inproceedings{Bess2003HierarchicalCF,
  title={Hierarchical Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator},
  author={Tammy L. Bess and Robert James Harvey and Dana Swartz},
  year={2003}
}
Confirmatory factor analyses were conducted on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator using over 11,000 student and leadership-development raters, testing (a) a first-order factor model with additional secondary loadings, and (b) a hierarchical, second-order factor model. Results indicated that both strategies succeeded in providing some degree of improvement in model-fit. The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) was created over fifty years ago using a process that fell somewhat outside the traditional… 
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