Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Institutional Repository

A study on work design and country values

Qamar, Ahsan and Muneer, Saqib and Jusoh, Ahmad and Idris, Halimah (2013) A study on work design and country values. Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies, 5 (1). pp. 38-43. ISSN 2220-6140

[img]
Preview
PDF
571kB

Abstract

The performance of an organization is dependent on the work design or in other words, the job design. It includes the elements of work included in the job as well as the work environment. With the creation of multinational companies operating in different countries, the cultural element has been added to the organization entity. The question has been whether work design of an MNC, which was originated in the country of origin of the MNC, can also be exported to other countries resulting in the same efficiency of work. This study through literature review looks into major work designs developed in various countries and regions of the world to answer the above given question i.e. whether culture is the moderating factor between job design and the performance.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:country value, work design, national culture, organization
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions:Management
ID Code:40433
Deposited By: Narimah Nawil
Deposited On:14 Aug 2014 11:07
Last Modified:05 Mar 2019 09:46

Repository Staff Only: item control page