Center for Research in Economics , Management and the Arts Relative Income Position and Performance :

  • Schmidt S
  • Frey B
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Soccer. The larger salary structure the worse the team is. Bundesliga. A lot of the of research has been done on 1 person sports. Golf, Racing, Horse Racing. Focusing on team sports, this study goes beyond investigating the performance impact of absolute income by studying the performance impact of relative income. However, the theoretical predictions are countervailing. It is therefore not possible to predict whether larger income differences raise or lower individual performance. Use ratio. They furthermore found support that the relationship runs from payroll to performance, and not vice versa.

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  • Sascha L Schmidt

  • Bruno S Frey

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