temporary agency workers, labour productivity, financial performance

Publication date: 11 Apr 2012 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity | Authors: Bryson, A | JEL classification: J50, L22, L23, L24 | Journal: Journal of Productivity Analysis
Using nationally representative workplace data we find the use of temporary agency workers (TAW) is positively associated with financial performance in the British private sector and weakly associated with higher sales per employee. However TAW is not associated with value added per employee....