ERIC Number: EJ301290
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Reducing High Absenteeism through Low-Cost Incentives.
North Chaplik, Barbara D.; Engel, Ross A.
Spectrum, v2 n2 p22-27 Spr 1984
Describes a study of the effects of a low-cost incentive program--including daily, weekly, and monthly reinforcements such as attention, approval, and inexpensive awards--on the absenteeism of high-absence employees in an urban school district's transportation department. A 20-percent reduction in absenteeism was achieved. (TE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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