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Comparison of Self with Others
Motivation to reduce inequity
1. Change inputs
2. Change outcomes
3. Alter perceptions of self
4. Alter perceptions of others
5. Change comparisons
6. Leave situation Equity
Motivation to maintain
*Motivation to restore equity is in part determined by:
Equity sensitivity – An individual’s tolerance for negative and positive inequity
18 Equity Theory
Equity How universal is this? Monkey equity
Humans differ in “equity sensitivity “Benevolents” “Equity sensitives” “Entitleds” 19 Compensation Plan Elements
ELEMENT DESCRIPTION Individual-Focused
Piece-Rate A specified rate is paid for each unit produced, each unit sold, or
each service provided. M...
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2012 for the course MGM 330 taught by Professor Christinejackson during the Spring '11 term at Purdue University.
- Spring '11
- Alice in Wonderland