Performance Related Pay and Labour Productivity
AbstractThis paper uses information from a panel of Dutch firms to investigate the labour productivity effects of performance related pay (PRP). We find that PRP increases labour productivity at the firm level with about 9%.
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- Gielen, A. C. & Kerkhofs, M.J.M. & Ours, J.C. van, 2006. "Performance Related Pay and Labor Productivity," Discussion Paper 2006-1, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.
- Gielen, Anne C. & Kerkhofs, Marcel & van Ours, Jan C., 2006. "Performance Related Pay and Labor Productivity," IZA Discussion Papers 2211, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
- C41 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics - - - Duration Analysis; Optimal Timing Strategies
- H55 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - Social Security and Public Pensions
- J64 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence, and Job Search
- J65 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Unemployment Insurance; Severance Pay; Plant Closings
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