Publications

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2013


Tay, L., Tan, K., Diener, E., & Gonzalez, E. (2013). Social relations, health behaviors, and health outcomes: A survey and synthesis. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, 5, 28-78. doi: 10.1111/aphw.12000

Well-BeingHealth

Tay, L., Vermunt, J. K. & Wang, C. (2013). Assessing the item response theory with covariate (IRT-C) framework for ascertaining differential item functioning. International Journal of Testing, 13, 201-222. doi: 10.1080/15305058.2012.692415

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Tay, L. & Harter, J. K. (2013). Economic factors and labor market forces matter for worker well-being. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, 5, 193-208. doi: 10.1111/aphw.12004

Well-Being

Tay, L., & Kuykendall, L. (2013). Promoting happiness: Malleability of individual and societal-level happiness. International Journal of Psychology. doi: 10.1080/00207594.2013.779379

Well-Being

Diener, E., Tay, L., & Oishi, S. (2013). Rising income and subjective well-being of nations. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104, 267-276. doi: 10.1037/a0030487

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Wang, W., Tay, L., & Drasgow, F. (2013). Detecting differential item functioning of polytomous items for ideal point models. Applied Psychological Measurement, 37, 316-335. doi: 10.1177/0146621613476156

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Cho, E., Tay, L., Allen, T. D., & Stark, S. (2013). Identification of a dispositional tendency to experience work–family spillover. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 82, 188–198.

MethodsWork-Family

2012


Diener, E., Fujita, F., Tay, L., & Biswas-Diener, R. (2012). Purpose, mood, and pleasure in predicting satisfaction judgments. Social Indicators Research, 105, 333-341. doi: 10.1007/s11205-011-9787-8

Well-Being

Tay, L., & Drasgow, F. (2012). Theoretical and statistical issues in the assessment of construct dimensionality: Accounting for the item response process. Organizational Research Methods, 15, 363-384.

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Tay, L., & Drasgow, F. (2012). Adjusting the adjusted χ2/df ratio statistic for dichotomous item response theory analyses: Does the model fit? . Educational and Psychological Measurement, 72, 510-528. doi: 10.1177/0013164411416976

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Mencl, J., Tay, L., Schwoerer, C., & Drasgow, F. (2012). Evaluating Gamma, Beta and Alpha change: A mean and covariance structures analysis of the malleability and types of change in general and specific self-efficacy. Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, 19, 378-391.

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2011


Tay, L., & Diener, E. (2011). Needs and subjective well-being. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 354-365. doi: 10.1037/a0023779

Well-Being

Diener, E., Tay, L., & Myers, D. G. (2011). The religion paradox: If religion makes people happy, why are so many dropping out? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 1278-1290. doi: 10.1037/a0024402

Well-BeingReligion

Tay, L., Ali, U. S., Drasgow, F. & Williams, B. A. (2011). Fitting IRT models to dichotomous and polytomous data: Assessing the relative model-data fit of ideal point and dominance models. Applied Psychological Measurement, 35, 280-295. doi: 10.1177/0146621610390674

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Tay, L., Su, R., & Rounds, J. (2011). People-Things and Data-Ideas: Bipolar dimensions? Journal of Counseling Psychology, 58, 424-440. doi: 10.1037/a0023488

MethodsInterests

Tay, L., Diener, E., Drasgow, F., & Vermunt, J. K. (2011). Multilevel mixed-measurement IRT analysis: An explication and application to self-reported emotions around the world. Organizational Research Methods, 14, 177-207. doi: 10.1177/1094428110372674

Well-BeingMethods

Morrison, M., Tay, L, & Diener, E. (2011). Subjective well-being and national satisfaction: Findings from a worldwide survey. Psychological Science, 22, 166-171.

Well-Being

Procter, R. W., Nof, S. Y., Yih, Y., Balasubramanian, P., Busemeyer, J., Carayon, P., Chiu, C-Y, Farahmand, F., Gonzalez, C., Gore, J., Landry, S. J., Lehto, M., Rau, P-L., Rouse, W., Tay, L., Vu, K-P. L., Woo, S. E., Salvendy, G. (2011). Understanding and improving cross-cultural decision making in design and use of digital media: A research agenda. International Journal of Human Computer Interaction, 27, 151-190. doi: 10.1080/10447318.2011.537175

MethodsCulture

Tay, L., Newman, D. A., & Vermunt, J. K. (2011). Using mixed-measurement item response theory with covariates (MM-IRT-C) to ascertain observed and unobserved measurement equivalence. Organizational Research Methods, 14, 147-146.

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2009


Drasgow, F., Nye, C. D., Guo, J, & Tay, L. (2009). Cheating on proctored tests: The other side of the unproctored debate. Industrial and Organizational Psychology, 2, 46-48.

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Guo, J., Tay, L., & Drasgow, F. (2009). Conspiracies and test compromise: An evaluation of the resistance of test systems to small scale cheating. International Journal of Testing, 9, 283-309.

MethodsCheating

Tay, L., Drasgow, F., Rounds, J., & Williams, B. (2009). Fitting measurement models to vocational interest data: Are dominance models ideal? Journal of Applied Psychology, 94, 1287-1304. doi: 10.1037/a0015899

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