Does Worker Wellbeing Affect Workplace Performance?

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Bryson, Alex ; Forth, John ; Stokes, Lucy (2015)
  • Publisher: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Bonn
  • Subject: BF Psychology | HT Communities. Classes. Races | job-related affect | HD Industries. Land use. Labor | subjective wellbeing | workplace performance | subjective wellbeing, job satisfaction, job-related affect, workplace performance | J28 | Subjective wellbeing; job satisfaction; job-related affect; workplace performance | Subjective well being, job satisfaction, job-related affect, workplace performance | job satisfaction
    • ddc: ddc:330
      jel: jel:J28
    acm: ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION

This paper uses linked employer-employee data to investigate the relationship between employees' subjective well-being and workplace performance in Britain. The analyses show a clear, positive and statistically-significant relationship between the average level of job s... View more
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