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The Diffusion Of Management Practices In The United States, Fumie Murase Aug 1992

The Diffusion Of Management Practices In The United States, Fumie Murase

Master's Theses

The study of diffusion of Japanese management practices in the United States is required by growing Japanese investment in the United States and the need of United States manufacturing to become more efficient. This thesis is based on a qualitative analysis of five case studies of automobile assembly plants in the United States utilizing cultural diffusion theory.

Most of Japanese production practices and some of their labor management policies were originally transferred to Japan from the United States. After being modified in Japan some of these policies are coming back to the United States with the transplants. Other Japanese management ...


A Comparison Of The Effects Of Two Individual Monetary Incentive Systems On Work Productivity: Piece-Work Pay Versus Base Pay Plus Incentives, Kirk L. Gillette Dec 1991

A Comparison Of The Effects Of Two Individual Monetary Incentive Systems On Work Productivity: Piece-Work Pay Versus Base Pay Plus Incentives, Kirk L. Gillette

Master's Theses

This study compared the effectiveness of a piece-rate pay system in which 100% of the subject's pay was incentive-based with a base pay plus incentive system in which approximately 30% of the subject's pay was incentive-based. Two experiments were conducted. In each experiment, six subjects were exposed to both pay systems using a within-subject reversal design. Subjects participated in 6 to 9 three-hour sessions (Experiment 1) or 9 to 14 four-hour sessions (Experiment 2). Simulated bank checks with differing cash values were presented on a computer screen, and subjects entered the cash values using the computer keyboard. The ...


The Effect Of Organization Type On Job Satisfaction: Private And Public Sector Employees In Saudi Arabia, Saeid Al-Hajri Dec 1990

The Effect Of Organization Type On Job Satisfaction: Private And Public Sector Employees In Saudi Arabia, Saeid Al-Hajri

Master's Theses

This study was designed to explore job satisfaction facets, similarities, differences, and associations among 324 public and private sector employees in Saudi Arabia. Results indicated that subjects from the private sector were satisfied with eight job satisfaction factors (responsibility, recognition and relationship with peers and subordinates, working conditions, opportunity for advancement, personal development and opportunity to make own decision, time demands and requirements of the job, organizational policies and personal recognition, social status, and security and salary) and dissatisfied with one factor (supervisory techniques), while subjects from the public sector were satisfied with four job satisfaction factors (responsibility, recognition and ...


Effective Performance Appraisal: A Review, Implications, Recommendations And Case Study, Brenda P. Johnson Jan 1988

Effective Performance Appraisal: A Review, Implications, Recommendations And Case Study, Brenda P. Johnson

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Women's Liberation Ideology And Union Participation Among Michigan Women, Marilyn Boyd Dec 1977

Women's Liberation Ideology And Union Participation Among Michigan Women, Marilyn Boyd

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Impact Of The Afro-Asian States On The International Labor Organization, 1960-1970, Edward F. Kamara Aug 1971

The Impact Of The Afro-Asian States On The International Labor Organization, 1960-1970, Edward F. Kamara

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Evaluation Of Collegians' Ethics And The Implications Of This Evaluation For Personnel Selection By Business Firms, John P. Mchale Jan 1970

An Evaluation Of Collegians' Ethics And The Implications Of This Evaluation For Personnel Selection By Business Firms, John P. Mchale

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The National Alliance Of Businessmen In Columbus, Ohio : (Spring - Summer, 1968), Hubert T. Mcdonald Jan 1970

A Study Of The National Alliance Of Businessmen In Columbus, Ohio : (Spring - Summer, 1968), Hubert T. Mcdonald

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Preliminary Study For Determining Honesty Evaluation Through Verbal Testing Procedures, John R. Davis Jan 1969

A Preliminary Study For Determining Honesty Evaluation Through Verbal Testing Procedures, John R. Davis

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of A Management Development Program, Joseph J. Wnuk Jan 1968

An Analysis Of A Management Development Program, Joseph J. Wnuk

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Factors Influencing Engineering College Graduates' Employment Decisions, Nicholas Roper Jan 1968

A Study Of The Factors Influencing Engineering College Graduates' Employment Decisions, Nicholas Roper

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Impact Of Technological Change On Industrial Work In The Telephone Equipment Industry, Frank Edward Kimmel Jan 1967

The Impact Of Technological Change On Industrial Work In The Telephone Equipment Industry, Frank Edward Kimmel

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of The Sources Of The Current-Recurring Income Dollar In Large Local Labor Unions In Chicago: 1964-1965, Edward P. Schmidt Jan 1967

An Analysis Of The Sources Of The Current-Recurring Income Dollar In Large Local Labor Unions In Chicago: 1964-1965, Edward P. Schmidt

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Seminar In Organizational Relations, William Edward Bright Jan 1967

Seminar In Organizational Relations, William Edward Bright

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Union-Management Relations Between The Veterans Administration Hospitals In Chicago And The General Services Employee Union, Local 73, William J. Ranieri Jan 1967

Union-Management Relations Between The Veterans Administration Hospitals In Chicago And The General Services Employee Union, Local 73, William J. Ranieri

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Personnel Function As An Organizational Activity Of Chicago Firms, Salvador B. Pilar Jan 1967

A Study Of The Personnel Function As An Organizational Activity Of Chicago Firms, Salvador B. Pilar

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Influence Of Public Opinion On Union Growth Between The Years 1945 To 1948 As Expressed By Editorial Attitude, Grace (Budrys) De Santis Jan 1967

The Influence Of Public Opinion On Union Growth Between The Years 1945 To 1948 As Expressed By Editorial Attitude, Grace (Budrys) De Santis

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Labor Philosophy Of Michael J. Quill, Joseph Augustine Kelly Jan 1967

The Labor Philosophy Of Michael J. Quill, Joseph Augustine Kelly

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Labor Philosophy Of James Riddle Hoffa, Francis X. Quinn Jan 1966

The Labor Philosophy Of James Riddle Hoffa, Francis X. Quinn

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Youth Hiring Practices And Policies: A Survey Of Employers In Metropolitan Chicago, Frank Joseph Stangel Jan 1965

Youth Hiring Practices And Policies: A Survey Of Employers In Metropolitan Chicago, Frank Joseph Stangel

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Impact Of Court Decisions On Union Growth - 1945-1948, Aloysius Joseph Memmel Jan 1965

The Impact Of Court Decisions On Union Growth - 1945-1948, Aloysius Joseph Memmel

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Labor Philosophy Of Albert John Hayes, International President Of The International Association Of Machinists, Theodore G. Mazarello Jan 1964

Labor Philosophy Of Albert John Hayes, International President Of The International Association Of Machinists, Theodore G. Mazarello

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Areas Of Labor Education In Latin America, Renee Porras-Calderon Jan 1964

Areas Of Labor Education In Latin America, Renee Porras-Calderon

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Labor Philosophy Of David Dubinsky, President Of The International Ladies Garment Workers Of America, William Bergmann Jan 1964

A Study Of The Labor Philosophy Of David Dubinsky, President Of The International Ladies Garment Workers Of America, William Bergmann

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Conditions Of Laborers In South Korea, Pahn K. Oh Jan 1964

The Conditions Of Laborers In South Korea, Pahn K. Oh

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Unemployment In India, Xavier Arakal Jan 1964

Unemployment In India, Xavier Arakal

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Industrial Relations Game: A Simulation For Use In Management Development, College Courses, And Research, Philip S. Jaynes Jan 1963

Industrial Relations Game: A Simulation For Use In Management Development, College Courses, And Research, Philip S. Jaynes

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of The Reaction Of American Newspapers And Secular And Religious Periodicals To The Encyclical, Mater Et Magistra Of Pope John Xxiii., Max D. Hochanadel Jan 1963

An Analysis Of The Reaction Of American Newspapers And Secular And Religious Periodicals To The Encyclical, Mater Et Magistra Of Pope John Xxiii., Max D. Hochanadel

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Comparison Of Union Organization Of White-Collar Workers In Sweden And The United States, Francis Joseph Mcveigh Jan 1963

A Comparison Of Union Organization Of White-Collar Workers In Sweden And The United States, Francis Joseph Mcveigh

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Labor Press Comment On Steel Price Rise 1962, William Arthur Harper Jan 1963

The Labor Press Comment On Steel Price Rise 1962, William Arthur Harper

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.