ERIC Number: EJ291075
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Economic Considerations in Estimating the Utility of Human Resource Productivity Improvement Programs.
Boudreau, John W.
Personnel Psychology, v36 n3 p551-76 Aut 1983
Uses three economic concepts (variable costs, taxes, and discounting) to show that previous utility formulas can produce upwardly biased utility estimates. Presents a utility model to adjust for such bias, and provides a more complete and precise utility definition. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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