Management-employee relations, firm size and job satisfaction

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to investigate the job satisfaction in relation to managerial attitudes towards employees and firm size using the linked employer-employee survey results in Britain.


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A. Tansel, “Management-employee relations, firm size and job satisfaction,” INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MANPOWER, pp. 1260–1275, 2014, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: