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Le partage implicite des profits et ses effets sur la productivité du travail


  • Patrick Artus
  • François Legendre
  • Pierre Morin


The purpose of this paper is to answer the question: is it in the best interest of firms to introduce profit-sharing as an incentive for wage-earners to work harder? A theoretical model is developed, its results are compared with those of an empirical work, using a panel of 700 industrial firms. It seems that profit sharing has a significant but somewhat limited impact on work productivity.

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  • Patrick Artus & François Legendre & Pierre Morin, 1991. "Le partage implicite des profits et ses effets sur la productivité du travail," Annals of Economics and Statistics, GENES, issue 22, pages 33-57.
  • Handle: RePEc:adr:anecst:y:1991:i:22:p:33-57

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    1. Patrick Artus & François Legendre & Pierre Morin, 1989. "Le partage du profit incite-t-il à travailler plus ?," Économie et Prévision, Programme National Persée, vol. 87(1), pages 105-111.
    2. André Zylberberg, 1990. "Salaires et emploi dans une économie de partage," Économie et Prévision, Programme National Persée, vol. 92(1), pages 153-160.

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