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piece rate

n
(Commerce) a fixed rate paid according to the quantity produced
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piece rate

n (Industry) → tariffa a cottimo
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In the fourth chapter, Uwe Jirjahn and Gesine Stephan, using matched employer-employee data from Germany, show that payment systems based on piece rates (i.
With regard to the effect of monetary incentives, our hypothesis is that piece rates increase average performance, because students care about monetary income and have an incentive to increase effort as long as the monetary benefit of Yuan 1 exceeds the marginal cost of completing another survey.
The payment was on piece rates and it is not clear from the case study if the relationship between the worker and the firm was 'legal'
Supplier piece rates shall be independent of the order volume and package size.
Whether it is cobbles, readymade garments, bricks, bangles, handicraft, sports goods, gems and jewellery, majority of these activities are measured on units of work executed and payments are made on piece rates.
The association is attenuated if the establishment uses piece rates to provide incentives for workers.
Even in her later years at Lutco, Lena was the one that many times set the piece rates of new jobs and personally worked on specific jobs critical to certain key customers.
In Analyzing Compensation Methods in Manufacturing: Piece Rates, Time Rates, or Gain-Sharing?
1) When we examine how methods of pay may influence the firm, we find that moving from piece rates to time rates or gain-sharing reduces individual productivity but allows firms to move workers among different tasks without their becoming demoralized.
He also explained how the knowledge of science and the Periodic Table applies to understanding metal chemistry and the importance of math when dealing with piece rates.
As is so often the case, decorators worked on piece rates and were not expected to sign their work, so little or nothing is known about them.
If the ragamuffin kids are put on piece rates they will have to run that bit quicker, therefore doing the kind of exercise they may otherwise have enjoyed had they been able to afford to go to the new look Camp America-style Colomendy.