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Table 6 Discriminant validity assessment

From: Triple Helix and academic entrepreneurial intention: understanding motivating factors for academic spin-off among young researchers

Latent variable correlations Academia AEI Government Industry
Academia 0.818*    
AEI 0.621 0.780*   
Government 0.744 0.570 0.757  
Industry 0.739 0.506 0.682 0.796*
  1. *Value of AVE of each construct is greater than the variance shared between the constructs; thus, it indicates the sufficient discriminant validity