Measuring the Validity of Self-Developed Instrument of Important Factors of Human Resource Development in Pakistan

Bulletin of Business and Economics, 2(1), 1-14, 2013

14 Pages Posted: 22 Aug 2018

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Ahmed Imran Hunjra

University of Waikato; Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS)

Muhammad Jamil

Allama Iqbal Open University, Students

Babar Khalid

Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Students

Date Written: 2013

Abstract

Human resource is in fact the backbone of economy in any country. In this study, the researcher’s area of concern is to find out potential factors (i.e. poverty, social justice, good governance, health, population management, technical training & education, literacy & education) of Human Resource Development for the healthier economy of Pakistan. The objective of this study is to check the validity of the instrument. Human Resource Development Model has been constructed and important factors are identified going through the literature review. Questionnaire of 44 items has been developed. Population of this study was the experts and managers of Public Sector Organizations of Pakistan. The sample size was of 30 respondents. Validity of the self-developed instrument has been measured through factor analysis, using Varimax Rotation method, eigenvalues of all the factors is greater than 1.00 according to Kaiser’ criteria, and factor loading of all the items is greater than 0.40.

Keywords: Human Resource Development, Important Factors, Poverty, Social Justice, Good Governance, Health, Population Management, Technical Training & Education, Literacy & Education, Public Sector Organizations of Pakistan

Suggested Citation

Hunjra, Ahmed Imran and Jamil, Muhammad and Khalid, Babar, Measuring the Validity of Self-Developed Instrument of Important Factors of Human Resource Development in Pakistan (2013). Bulletin of Business and Economics, 2(1), 1-14, 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3229653

Ahmed Imran Hunjra (Contact Author)

University of Waikato ( email )

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Hamilton, 3240
New Zealand

Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS) ( email )

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Shamsabad, Punjab 44000
Pakistan
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Muhammad Jamil

Allama Iqbal Open University, Students ( email )

Pakistan

Babar Khalid

Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Students ( email )

Pakistan

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