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Workplace democracy gives a nine per cent boost

What number would you put on workplace democracy? The answer according to this new academic paper, Workplace Democracy in the Lab (http://s.coop/dtr), is nine.

Nine percent is the productivity uplift, or 'effective effort', that comes when people have a say in setting their own framework of rewards.

The cult of the heroic CEO is now badly tarnished. Anyone for a new culture of heroic teamwork?

Written by Ed Mayo*
Updated: 18/09/2011