Construct: gambling cognition, gambling behavior, gambling motive, motivation, gambling attitude, fate and luck, negative consequence, technique, superstition, impaired control
Reference: Wu, A. M. S., Tao, V. Y. K., Tong, Kwok-kit, & Cheung, S. F. (2012). Psychometric evaluation of inventory of Gambling Motives, Attitudes and Behaviors (GMAB) among Chinese gamblers. International Gambling Studies, 12, 331–347
Additional notes: URL links to original survey and description in both Chinese and English
Construct: Engagement; three dimensional model including physical, emotional, and cognitive engagement. Validation including CFA and discriminant/convergent analyses, as well as incremental validity in predicting task performance and citizenship behavior relative to other scales.
Reference: Rich, B. L., Lepine, J. A., & Crawford, E. R. (2010). Job engagement: Antecedents and effects on job performance. Academy of management journal,53(3), 617-635.
Construct: Goal Setting
Source: Lee, C., Bobko, P., Earley, P.C., & Locke, E. (1991). An empirical analysis of a goal setting questionnaire. Journal of Organizational Behavior, 12, 467-482
Construct: Goal Difficulty
Source: Lee, C., & Bobko, P. (1992). Exploring the meaning and usefulness of measures of subjective goal difficulty. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 22, 1417-1428.