Methodological publications

Development of NCA method

Comparisons of NCA method with other methods

Backgrounds and guidelines 

  • Dul, J. (2020) Conducting Necessary Condition Analysis. Mastering Business Research Methods series, London: Sage Publications
  • Dul, J. (2023). Necessary Condition Analysis (NCA) and its diffusion. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Business and Management 
  • Dul, J., Hauff S.  Bouncken, R.B. (2023). Necessary condition analysis (NCA): Review of topics in recent research and suggestions for good practice. Review of Managerial Science

Editorial comments

  • Bergh, D. D., Boyd, B. K., Byron, K., Gove, S., & Ketchen Jr, D. J. (2022). What Constitutes a Methodological Contribution?. Journal of Management, 01492063221088235.
  • Hernaus, T.,  Černe, M. (2022) From the editors: The importance of data in research - Best practices regarding data collection, processing and visualization. Dynamic Relationships Management Journal, 11(2).
  • Robinson, S., Muratbekova-Touron, M., Linder, C., Bouncken, R. B., Findikoglu, M. N., Garbuio, M., Hartner-Tiefenthaler, M., Thanos, I. C., Aharonson, B. S., Strobl, A., et al. (2022). 40th anniversary editorial: Looking backwards to move forward in management research. European Management Journal40(4), 459–466.