Performance Related Pay and Labor Productivity
AbstractThis paper uses information from a panel of Dutch firms to investigate the labor productivity effects of performance related pay (PRP). We find that PRP increases labor productivity at the firm level with about 9% and employment with about 5%.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in its series IZA Discussion Papers with number 2211.
Length: 17 pages
Date of creation: Jul 2006
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Publication status: published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2010, 23 (1), 291-301
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Other versions of this item:
- 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 & Kerkhofs, Marcel J M & van Ours, Jan C, 2006. "Performance Related Pay and Labour Productivity," CEPR Discussion Papers 5455, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
- 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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- NEP-ALL-2006-08-05 (All new papers)
- NEP-BEC-2006-08-05 (Business Economics)
- NEP-EFF-2006-08-05 (Efficiency & Productivity)
- NEP-LAB-2006-08-05 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-PBE-2006-08-05 (Public Economics)
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