Pay, productivity, and the public sector: The case of electrical engineers

Langbein, Laura I.; Lewis, Gregory B.
July 1998
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Jul98, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p391
Academic Journal
Compares the pay and productivity of electrical engineers in the public and private sectors in the United States. The importance of comparing equivalent workers in equivalent jobs when comparing pay and productivity; Why the differences in productivity between the sectors does not account for the pay gap.


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