• Economics
  • Published 2002

The From-Tayloristic-to-Holistic-Organization Model From an Empirical Perspective

  title={The From-Tayloristic-to-Holistic-Organization Model From an Empirical Perspective},
  author={Vivian Carstensen},
The objective of the paper is to confront the conclusions in the seminal papers of Lindbeck and Snower (2001, 2000, 1996) and Snower (1998) with the empirical evidence in the manufacturing sector, thus testing the from-Tayloristic-to-holistic-organization model. Starting from stylized facts as growing incidence of so called high performance/high involvement work systems, the major theoretical findings on determinants and effects of complementary systems of work organization are recapitulated… CONTINUE READING


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