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The implications of tipping for economics and management

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  • Ofer H. Azar

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Keywords: Social economics, Behavioural economics, Remuneration

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  • Ofer H. Azar, 2003. "The implications of tipping for economics and management," International Journal of Social Economics, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 30(10), pages 1084-1094, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:eme:ijsepp:03068290310492878
    DOI: 10.1108/03068290310492878
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    Keywords

    social economics; behavioural economics; remuneration;
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    JEL classification:

    • A12 - General Economics and Teaching - - General Economics - - - Relation of Economics to Other Disciplines
    • L00 - Industrial Organization - - General - - - General
    • M00 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - General - - - General
    • J00 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - General - - - General
    • D10 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - General
    • J30 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - General

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