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EQUITY THEORY Ratio Comparison Perception O/I a < O/I b Under-rewarded (Equity Tension) O/I a = O/I b Equity O/I a > O/I b Over-rewarded (Equity Tension) Negative Tension state: Equity is perceived when this ratio is equal. While if this ratio is unequal, it leads to “equity tension”. J.Stacy Adams called this
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Unformatted text preview: a negative tension state which motivates him to do something right to relieve this tension. A comparison has been made between 2 workers A and B to understand this point....
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