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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 (, 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