Incentives and Cooperation in Firms: Field Evidence

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Berger, Johannes; Herbertz, Claus; Sliwka, Dirk;
  • Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • Subject: Arbeitsgruppe | Leistungsanreiz | D23 | teams | Deutschland | Fehlzeit | Kooperation | J33 | M52 | incentives, cooperation, teams, helping effort | M54 | incentives | helping effort | Schätzung | cooperation
    • jel: jel:D23 | jel:M54 | jel:J33 | jel:M52
      ddc: ddc:330

We empirically investigate the impact of incentive scheme structure on the degree of cooperation in firms using a unique and representative data set. Combining employee survey data with detailed firm level information on the relative importance of individual, team, and ... View more
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