Negative reciprocity and retrenched pension rights

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Montizaan Raymond; Cörvers Frank; Grip Andries de; Dohmen Thomas;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Researchcentrum voor Onderwijs en Arbeidsmarkt, Faculteit der Economische Wetenschappen
  • Subject: D63 | Öffentlicher Dienst | Niederlande | 2 International | job motivation, retrenchment of pension rights, reciprocity | J2 | Rentenreform | Austauschtheorie (Soziologie) | reciprocity | Ruhegehalt | Leistungsmotivation | job motivation | labour economics ; | retrenchment of pension rights
    • jel: jel:D63 | jel:J2
      ddc: ddc:330
    mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations

We document the importance of negatively reciprocal inclinations in labor relationships by showing that a retrenchment of pension rights, which is perceived as unfair, causes a larger reduction in job motivation the stronger workers' negatively reciprocal inclinations a... View more
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