Question

Describe how a manager who derives satisfaction from both income and shirking allocates a 10-hour day between these activities when paid an annual, fixed salary of $115,000. Time spent working: hours Time spent shirking: hours When this same manager is given an annual, fixed salary of $115,000 and 3 percent of the firm’s profits—amounting to a total salary of $140,000 per year—the manager chooses to work 6 hours and shirks for 4 hours. Given this information, which of the compensation schemes does the manager prefer? The scheme with fixed payment of $115,000 and a percentage of profits. The manager is indifferent between the two payment schemes. The scheme with only a fixed payment of $115,000.

Place New Order
It's Free, Fast & Safe

"Looking for a Similar Assignment? Order now and Get a Discount!