The MPAM-R is a revision of the original Motivation for Physical Activity Measure (MPAM
; Frederick & Ryan, 1993) and was developed on the basis of pilot testing of items on samples at two universities.
At Dalhousie, experience is necessary for admission to the MPA (Management) degree, and can sometimes substitute for a first degree (the MPAM
also recognizes an applicant's attendance at the Canadian Centre for Management Development's Direxion program for advanced standing).
(Next month, it moves to cozier quarters in the nearby Chicago suburb of Bolingbrook.) Goss emerged in February from its second Chapter 11 reorganization in as many years with a new owner: Matlin Patterson Asset Management LLC (MPAM
), whose $2.2- billion investment fund specializes in distressed companies.
(3) The Motivation for Physical Activities Measure (MPAM
) is a 23-item questionnaire in which participants are asked to indicate on a five-point scale the degree to which each motive is personally true for them.
In the present study, the MPAM
was also subjected to a factor analysis, oblique (promax) rotation, to confirm the factor structure found in the pilot studies.