The Job Demands and Resources as Antecedents of Work Engagement: Comparative Research on Finland and Russia

  title={The Job Demands and Resources as Antecedents of Work Engagement: Comparative Research on Finland and Russia},
  author={Tiina Saari and Harri Melin and Evgeniya S. Balabanova and Azer G. Efendiev},
  journal={Baltic Journal of Management},
The purpose of this paper is to examine work engagement and its antecedents in two countries: Finland and Russia. The job demands-resources model provides the background theory for the analysis.,This study uses a quantitative approach with a cross-sectional research design. The data were analysed using descriptive methods and stepwise logistic regression analysis.,The overall level of work engagement was higher in Finland than in Russia. The opportunity to learn new skills at work was the… 

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