Impact of trust in virtual project teams: Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) approach

Sukhwant Sagar, Olugbenga Oladinrin, Mohammed Arif, Amit Kaushik, Rubina Islam

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    Abstract

    This study focuses on model development to analyse key factors affecting trust in Virtual Project Teams (VPTs). A questionnaire survey was conducted on construction professionals participating in virtual teams. Structural Equation Modelling (SEM) technique was performed to establish the effect of relevant factors on trust-building in VPTs. Team performance is highly affected by trust among the team members. Trust building can be enhanced by improving the quality of team communication, organisation
    culture, team bonding, and team members’ characteristics. The model developed in this study would benefit team productivity and team members’ learning in VPTs.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalConstruction Innovation
    Early online date22 Aug 2023
    DOIs
    Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 22 Aug 2023

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