Developing an integrative model for understanding innovation adoption

International Journal of Innovation Management 03/2012; 16(1):1250004-1250039. DOI: 10.5465/AMBPP.2009.44246249
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We develop and test a theoretically-based integrative model of organizational innovation adoption. Confirmatory factor analyses using responses from 134 organizations showed that the hypothesized second-order model was a better fit to the data than the traditional model of independent factors. Furthermore, although not all elements were significant, the hypothesized model fit adoption better than the traditional model.

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