Do monetary rewards increase productivity? Are pay-for-performance plans effective and if so, which ones work best? Find out these answers and more by reading the current top five most-read articles from Compensation & Benefits Review. These papers are free to access through July 12 using the links below. Please share and enjoy!
Edward E. Lawler III, George S. Benson, and Michael McDermott
What Makes Performance Appraisals Effective?
André de Waal
Bonuses Don’t Matter . . . in a High-Performance Organization
Sanghee Park and Michael C. Sturman
How and What You Pay Matters: The Relative Effectiveness of Merit Pay, Bonuses and Long-Term Incentives on Future Job Performance
Daniel L. Morrell
Employee Perceptions and the Motivation of Nonmonetary Incentives
Stephen Condrey, Rex Facer II, Jared Llorens, Andrew G. Biggs, Jason Richwine, and Michael Filler
The Great Government Pay Debate
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