High-Performance Management Practices and Employee Outcomes in Denmark
AbstractHigh-performance work practices are frequently considered to have positive effects on corporate performance, but what do they do for employees? After assessing the correlation between organizational innovation and firm performance, this article investigates whether high-involvement work practices affect workers in terms of wages, wage inequality and workforce composition. The analysis is based on a survey directed at Danish firms matched with linked employer-employee data and also examines whether the relationship between high-involvement work practices and employee outcomes is affected by the industrial relations context.
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Length: 44 pages
Date of creation: Nov 2012
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Publication status: published in: Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2013, 60 (3), Lead article.
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- Annalisa Cristini & Tor Eriksson & Dario Pozzoli, 2013. "High-Performance Management Practices and Employee Outcomes in Denmark," Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Scottish Economic Society, vol. 60(3), pages 232-266, 07.
- Cristini, Annalise & Eriksson, Tor & Pozzoli, Dario, 2011. "High-Performance Management Practices and Employee Outcomes in Denmark," Working Papers 11-1, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics.
- C33 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Models with Panel Data; Spatio-temporal Models
- J41 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Particular Labor Markets - - - Labor Contracts
- J53 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Labor-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining - - - Labor-Management Relations; Industrial Jurisprudence
- L20 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - General
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2012-11-24 (All new papers)
- NEP-BEC-2012-11-24 (Business Economics)
- NEP-CSE-2012-11-24 (Economics of Strategic Management)
- NEP-EUR-2012-11-24 (Microeconomic European Issues)
- NEP-HRM-2012-11-24 (Human Capital & Human Resource Management)
- NEP-KNM-2012-11-24 (Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy)
- NEP-LAB-2012-11-24 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-LTV-2012-11-24 (Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty)
- NEP-SBM-2012-11-24 (Small Business Management)
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