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CentrePiece Article
Work-Life Balance: the Links with Management Practices and Productivity
Nick Bloom, Tobias Kretschmer and John Van Reenen
June 2006
Paper No' CEPCP202:
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CentrePiece 11 (1) Summer 2006

Does good management and higher productivity come at the expense of work-life balance? Or is good work-life balance an important component of the management of successful firms? New research by Nick Bloom, Tobias Kretschmer and John Van Reenen finds evidence for a hybrid view between these two polar extremes.

This article summarises 'Work-Life Balance, Management Practices and Productivity' by Nick Bloom, Tobias Kretschmer and John Van Reenen