What Do You Think?

Reinforcement schedules significantly impact the development, rate, and maintenance of behavior. Even the delivery of reinforcement in the form of a paycheck for completing work tasks can impact employee performance. Consider the following study on employee pay schedules and discuss your interpretation, thoughts, and questions.

read the following:

  • Long, R. D., III, Wilder., D. A., Betz, A., & Dutta, A. (2012). Effects of and preference for pay for performance: An analogue analysis. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 45(4), 821–826.